Dr. Michael Crane: Treating 9/11 First Responders

Dec 7, 2015

Dr. Michael Crane treats 9/11 first responders
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Dr. Michael Crane directs the World Trade Center Health Program at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai that treats the devastating medical and psychological problems of the first responders to the 9/11 attack.

Congress finally allocated the money needed to to renew the James Zadroga 911 Health and Compensation Act that provides funds to treat the first responders. The law is named after a New York City detective who who died after spending more than 450 hours at Ground Zero.

Click above to hear the entire Conversations with Allan Wolper featuring Dr. Michael Crane.