Thomas McKone on Radiation Impacts from the Fukushima Nuclear Plant Accident

April 19th 2011
Portrait of Thomas McKone

Thomas McKone, Leader of the Environmental Chemistry, Exposure, and Risk Group of the Environmental Energy Technologies Division, has been quoted extensively in the news media on the transport and health risks of radiation from Japan.

McKone will be a speaker at the Western Occupational and Environmental Medical Association webinar on April 6 at 12:00 Pacific Time titled "Public and Worker Health Impacts From the Fukushima Nuclear Plant Accident."

A sampling of other recent coverage featuring McKone:

CBS News "Food radiation fears move to forefront."

Discovery News "Radiation Release: How Bad Could It Get?"

Los Angeles Times "Japan's nuclear cleanup."

Christian Science Monitor "Japan nuclear crisis: Will radioactive food reach US supermarkets?"