9/11 Panel Leaning Towards Cancer Coverage Under Zadroga Act

  • Source: dnainfo.com
  • Published: 02/16/2012 12:00 AM

An advisory panel examining which conditions should be covered by the Zadroga Act appeared close Wednesday to recommending that some cancers be included, members said. “It seems like many [members] are in favor of listing at least some cancers of some systems as World Trade Center-related conditions,” Dr. Elizabeth Ward, chair of the World Trade Center Health Program’s Scientific/Technical Advisory Committee, said following hours of testimony from experts and rescue workers in a federal building Downtown.


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