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Promoting a Healthier Wyoming! Conference Addresses Radon

by Margaret Henderson

Promoting a Healthier Wyoming! Conference, held in Laramie, Wyoming, September 18, 2019, included a presentation on radon. The Conference was presented by the Wyoming Department of Health and its programs, including Chronic Disease Prevention, Cancer, Tobacco Prevention and Control and Substance Abuse and Prevention.

The Conference offerred educational opportunities on chronic diseases with the goal of increasing efforts in prevention and treatment. “Radon: An Environmental Concern with an Easy Solution, ” presented by Doug Kladder, Center for Environmental Research and Technology Colorado Springs, Colorado, gave a comprehensive discussion of radon. The presentation included technical information about radon, health effects, detection, measurement, mitigation and specifics about various types of mitigation scenarios.

For more information, contact:

Wyoming Department of Health
Phone: 307-777-7656