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Radon in Your Home, Know Your Cancer Risk, Canadian Cancer Society

November 24, 2015

6:00-7:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time

Hosted by: The Canadian Cancer Society


  • Mainul Husain, Ph.D., Regional Radiation Specialist, Health Canada, Environmental Health Program, Ontario Region
  • Rob Nuttall National Assistant Director, Cancer Control Policy, Canadian Cancer Society

A colourless, odourless and tasteless gas, radon is the second-leading cause of lung cancer. In Canada, radon is responsible for approximately 16% of lung cancer deaths yet few people know what radon is or how they are exposed to it.

During this Webcast, you will:

  • Gain an understanding of what radon is and its link to cancer
  • Learn about radon exposure in and outside your home
  • Learn about actions you can take to reduce your exposure

For more information and to register please click here: