The Department for Professional Employees, AFL-CIO (DPE) and its President, Paul E. Almeida, invite you to a special

Lunch and Learn program:



THE HEALTH CONSEQUENCES OF THE

WAR IN IRAQ



Barry Levy, M.D., co-editor of War and Public Health; Past-President, American Public Health Association (APHA); former Executive Director of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War; and a panel:

·        Nancy Wohlforth, Secretary-Treasurer, Office and Professional Employees International Union; Co-convener of U.S. Labor Against the War

·        Brooks Sunkett, Vice-President Public, Healthcare & Education Workers, Communications Workers of America, and a Vietnam vet

·        Garrett Reppenhagen, Iraq Veterans Against the War, who served in Iraq as Cavalry Scout/Sniper with the U.S. Army’s First Infantry Division

·        Elizabeth Frederick, Military Families Speak Out, an organization of 3,000 military families who oppose the war in Iraq and have a loved one who served or serves in the military



Join us for this program and discussion of the effects of the war both in Iraq and here at home.


Where:   Gompers Room, AFL-CIO

              815 16th Street, N.W., Washington, DC



When:    Thursday, February 23, 12 noon-2:00 p.m.



Please register!

Contact Pamela Wilson, by phone:  202/638-6684 or
email:   pwilson@dpeaflcio.org