On Wednesday, July 17, 2013,
Linda Reinstein, Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) President/CEO and Co-Founder,
will be presenting
Ban Asbestos Struggle: From our Homes to the Hill, at 11am PDT as part of
Pacific Meso Center’s (PMC) “Meet the Expert” Series.
After Linda’s husband
Alan was diagnosed with malignant pleural mesothelioma in 2003, she fought back
by becoming one of the most influential voices in the ban asbestos movement.
In 2004, Linda co-founded ADAO to raise awareness about the dangers of
asbestos and unite patients and families who have been affected by asbestos-related
disease. Today ADAO is the largest independent asbestos victims’
organization based in the United States, with over 20,000 individuals
eager to live in a world without asbestos.
Linda has frequently served as a U.S. Congressional witness, having presented
testimony before the U.S. Senate and
U.S. House of Representatives as well as the U.S. Department of Labor (OSHA), U.S. Surgeon General, and the
U.S. EPA. She has also presented keynote speeches to the British House of Commons,
United Nations IX World Congress on Safety and Health at Work, TED Manhattan
Beach, the International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) and audiences
throughout the world.
To attend the “Meet the Expert” Series, please join the meeting at:
- Use your microphone and speakers (VoIP) – a headset is recommended.
- Or, call in using your telephone, dial +1 (312) 878-3081
- Access Code/Meeting ID: 177-054-021
- Audio PIN: Shown after joining the meeting
The “Meet the Expert” Series is hosted by Savannah Cline, RN,
BSN and Medical Liaison at The Pacific Meso Center. The series is part
of Savannah’s efforts to serve as a resource for mesothelioma patients,
as well as their families and friends, who are searching for reliable
information regarding mesothelioma and current
“This is our first "Meet the Expert" series webinar. We
hope that patients, family members, and physicians will gain something
from listening; information surrounding treatment for mesothelioma, how
chemotherapy is used, how one is exposed to asbestos, or what is being done today to