Episode 7: Radon - Risk and Remedy

November 16, 2016

Welcome to the Center for Radiological Research podcast "Men in Lead Aprons". A podcast where we will cover everything you might want to know about radiation.  The good, the bad, and the not yet known!

In Episode 7, your hosts, Dr. Eric Hall and Dr. David Brenner, discuss Radon (Rn), where it comes from, its health hazards for humans, and much more!

 

For more information on Radon (Rn) please visit the sites below:

NIH: National Cancer Institute

US Environmental Protection Agency

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Episode 6: Those Whole-Body Scanners in Airports

May 13, 2016

Welcome to the Center for Radiological Research podcast "Men in Lead Aprons".  A podcast where we will cover everything you might want to know about radiation.  The good, the bad, and the not yet known!

In Episode 6, your hosts, Dr. Eric Hall and Dr. David Brenner, are excited to welcome a new guest to the Men in Lead Aprons podcast, Dr. Sally Amundson, where the three will discuss the current state of whole-body scanners at the airport.

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Episode 5: Treating Breast Cancer with Radiation

March 28, 2016

Welcome to the Center for Radiological Research podcast "Men in Lead Aprons".  A podcast where we will cover everything you might want to know about radiation.  The good, the bad, and the not yet known!

In Episode 5, your hosts, Dr. Eric Hall and Dr. David Brenner, are excited to welcome back their first guest to the Men in Lead Aprons podcast Dr. Eileen P. Connolly from the Dept. of Radiation Oncology at New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center where the three will discuss the current treatment options, including radiation, for breast cancer. 

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Episode 4: Mammograms

January 16, 2016

In Episode 4, your hosts, Dr. Eric Hall and Dr. David Brenner, are excited to welcome their first guest to the Men in Lead Aprons podcast Dr. Eileen P. Connolly from the Dept. of Radiation Oncology at New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center where the three will discuss Mammograms, the new recommended guidelines for Mammogram screening, and the related political/scientific controversies.

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Episode 3: CT Scans

December 7, 2015

Welcome to the Center for Radiological Research podcast "Men in Lead Aprons".  A podcast where we will cover everything you might want to know about radiation.  The good, the bad, and the not yet known!

In Episode 3: CT Scans your hosts, Dr. Hall and Dr. Brenner, discuss a brief history of CT Scans, how they work, and what we currently know about their effects on the human body.
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Episode 2: Nuclear Power and Fukushima

October 23, 2015

Welcome to the Center for Radiological Research podcast "Men in Lead Aprons".  A podcast where we will cover everything you might want to know about radiation.  The good, the bad, and the not yet known!

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Episode 1: Radiation, a Two Edged Sword

October 19, 2015

Welcome to the Center for Radiological Research podcast "Men in Lead Aprons".  A podcast where we will cover everything you might want to know about radiation.  The good, the bad, and the not yet known!

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