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Greater Boston Women of Color Environmental Health Conference
April 16, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Conference Fee Update: Now $20 suggested donation. Please Pay at DOOR. We accept cash or check.
Note New Location:
St Paul AME Church
85 Bishop Richard Allen Drive
Cambridge, MA. 02130
The Resilient Sisterhood Project (RSP) Please join us at the first Greater Boston Women of Color Environmental Health Conference in Boston. Hear environmental, scientific and public health experts at the forefront of environmental health and environmental justice discuss a variety of issues of interest to you. What chemicals are you and your family being exposed to? Do you know someone with asthma, reproductive health issues, heart disease or high blood pressure? How are on racial and ethnic minority groups adversely affected by multiple environmental toxic exposures? How do recent events in Flint, Michigan help us understand environmental racism? Partial List of Planned Featured Speakers Include: Dr. Judy Ann Bigby (Harvard Medical School), Tyrone B. Hayes, PhD (UC Berkeley), Dr. Yvonne Gomez-Carrion, MD (Beth Israel Hospital), Dr. Alan Woolf, MD (Boston Children’s Hospital) Diana Ceballos, PhD (Harvard School of Public Health), Rhona Julien, ScD (EPA), Neenah Estrella-Luna, PhD (Northeastern University) and Elizabeth Saunders, BS (Clean Water Action), Pamela “Mela” Bush (GFCAC).
Breakfast and lunch will be served
Please RSVP at: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/greater-boston-women-of-color-environmental-health-conference-tickets-22471890028?aff=eac2
Contact: Lilly Marcelin