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The 9/11 Memorial Welcomes Wounded Members of the US Armed Forces

Wounded service members and their families receive a tour from 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels (Photo by Amy Dreher) Wounded service members and their families receive a tour from 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels (Photo by Amy Dreher)

9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels gives a special tour of plaza to wounded members of the United States Armed Forces.  Read more »

Exploring 9/11: The World Before and After – health effects of WTC dust

 Dr. Paul Lioy is a professor and the Vice Chair of the Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is also the Director of Exposure Science at the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute at Rutgers University and author of the book, “Dust: The Inside Story of its Role in the September 11 Aftermath.” During the interview, Dr. Lioy summarizes the different phases of exposure in the days and weeks after 9/11, emphasizing the features and health effects of the World Trade Center dust.  Read more »