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ADAO Sincerely Thanks Magna Legal Services for Transcribing Our Academic Conference Presentations

April 18, 2014
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Posted on April 18, 2014 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) sincerely thanks Magna Legal Services for transcribing our 10th Annual ADAO International Asbestos Awareness Conference, “Where Knowledge and Action Unite” presentations.  With their help, we can continue to share the four powerful, cutting–edge sessions: Medical Advancements: Diagnosing and Treating Mesothelioma and Other Asbestos-Related Diseases Patients & Caregivers: […]

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JUST RELEASED — 2014 ADAO Asbestos Awareness Conference Video Presentations

April 17, 2014
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Posted on April 17, 2104 JUST RELEASED — 2014 ADAO Asbestos Awareness Conference Video Presentations View and share the 2014 ADAO collection of Conference presentations, Awards & Recognition Dinner, and Unity and Remembrance Brunch – now on video! Please note the full video library will be completed by April 25. Special thanks to Herman Hamilton for overseeing this momentous […]

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“A few words about the international asbestos struggle” by Pierre PLUTA (ANDEVA)

April 16, 2014
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Given at the 10th Annual ADAO International Asbestos Awareness Conference on April 6, 2014 in Washington, D.C.  “(1) After meetings in Turin and Brussels, about 20 countries were represented at the international meeting for a world without asbestos, organized in Paris by ANDEVA  12 and 13 October 2012. During May 2013, we were in Geneva with representatives of several […]

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Day 7: Global Asbestos Awareness Week Declaration for a Worldwide Asbestos Ban with Signatories and Candlelight Vigil

April 07, 2014
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To view all 7 days of Global Asbestos Awareness Week (GAAW) content, please click here. This day of Global Asbestos Awareness Week is dedicated to Heather, a Mesothelioma Warrior in the US. Click here to read her story, “The Value of My Life in Dollars and Tears.” Global Asbestos Awareness Week Declaration for a Worldwide Asbestos Ban with Signatories  ADAO sincerely […]

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Day 6: Statement from Acting U.S. Surgeon General and Senate Asbestos Awareness Week Resolution

April 06, 2014
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To view all 7 days of Global Asbestos Awareness Week (GAAW) content, please click here. This day of Global Asbestos Awareness Week is dedicated to Louise, a Mesothelioma Warrior. Click here to read her story, “I Will Not Die in Vain.” Posted on April 6, 2014 ADAO is thrilled to announce that, just a few days before GAAW […]

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Watch the Live Broadcast of ADAO’s 10th Asbestos Awareness Conference

April 05, 2014
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Posted on March 30, 2014 Don’t Miss the Live Broadcast of ADAO’s Tenth Anniversary Conference The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) wants you to be a part of our conference, “Where Knowledge and Action Unite,” even if you can’t be there in person. So, for a second year, we are offering LIVE STREAMING. Click here to […]

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Day 5: Mesothelioma Warriors Speak Out featuring blogs by Mavis, Lou, Heather and Linda W.

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To view all 7 days of Global Asbestos Awareness Week (GAAW) content, please click here. This day of Global Asbestos Awareness Week is dedicated to Mavis, a Mesothelioma Warrior in the UK. Click here to read her story, “Social Media and Mesothelioma.”  Click here to read Mavis’ blog. Posted on April 5, 2013 For years, there have been […]

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Day 4: Dr. Ken Takahashi, “Toolkit for the Elimination of Asbestos-Related Diseases” – Global Asbestos Awareness Week 2014

April 04, 2014
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To view all 7 days of Global Asbestos Awareness Week (GAAW) content, please click here. This day of Global Asbestos Awareness Week is dedicated to Julie, a mesothelioma warrior in the U.S. Click here to read her story, “Asbestos Not Only Kills People – It Destroys Lives.” Posted on April 4, 2013  “Toolkit for the Elimination of […]

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Day 3: Dr. Arthur Frank, “Why Is Asbestos Bad for My Health?” – Global Asbestos Awareness Week 2014

April 03, 2014
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To view all 7 days of Global Asbestos Awareness Week (GAAW) content, please click here. This day of Global Asbestos Awareness Week is dedicated to Janelle, a mesothelioma warrior in the U.S. who lost her courageous battle in June 2013. Click here to read her story, “I Will Never Be the Same Again.”  Posted on April 3, […]

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Statement from Acting Surgeon General Boris Lushniak about National Asbestos Week, April 1-7, 2014

April 02, 2014
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 2, 2014 Contact: HHS Press Office (202) 690-6343 Statement from Acting Surgeon General Boris Lushniak about National Asbestos Week, April 1-7, 2014 National Asbestos Awareness Week, April 1 – 7, is an important opportunity to focus on the public health issues associated with asbestos exposure and related illnesses. “Asbestos” is a […]

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