Author Biographical Info

Dr. Elizabeth Vainrub, PhD was Chairman of the Department of Prevention Medicine for Children at the Institute of Prevention Medicine in Kiev, Ukraine in April 1986 at the time of the nuclear accident in Chernobyl.


MS 237

Publication Date(s)

June 3, 2022




Radiation Effects & Events Collections, Radiation, Chernobyl liquidators, RadEFX


The Elizabeth Vainraub Oral History contains digital video files, audio files, photographs, and prepared questions of an oral history interview of Elizabeth Vainraub conducted by Armin Weinberg and Sara Rozin. Vainraub's work was related to addressing the effects of the Chernobyl accident on those in the area at the time and those who immigrated from there to other locations including the US and Israel. See more at MS 237.


Armin Weinberg conducted the interview and donated the files to the archive on May 25, 2017. The files were upload to a Google drive by Dr. Weinberg on May 25, 2017. Accruals may occur.



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