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Bernard Lown and Eugene Chazov speaking to press at Nobel Peace Prize ceremony

Courtesy IPPNW/Marvin Lewiton

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PREVENTING NUCLEAR WAR

American cardiologist Dr. Bernard Lown and Soviet physician Dr. Evgueni Chazov founded International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War. In 1985 the organization was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for their work to end nuclear proliferation.

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GUEST COLUMN

Dr. Bernard Lown co-founded the International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War with Dr. Evgueni Chazov, a Soviet cardiologist.

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Based on an exhibition at the National Library
of Medicine

ONLINE ACTIVITIES & RESOURCES

ONLINE ACTIVITIES & RESOURCES

Test your knowledge of the world of global health in online activities, and take this topic into the classroom with resources for students and teachers.

DOWNLOADS

Hear more about global health topics from leaders and advocates featured in the exhibition.

GET INVOLVED

GET INVOLVED
Getting involved starts here. Find out what you can do to tackle the issues you care about.

VISIT

VISIT
The Installation at the National Institutes of Health has closed. See the Traveling Exhibition at a library near you.