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Citizens, Science and Health Social Movements: Moving Upstream to Advance Environmental Justice In and Out of the Classroom

February 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Rachel Morello-Frosch is an Associate Professor at the University of California, Berkeley working in the Department of Environmental Science Policy and Management. Her research focuses on environmental health and justice, centering on air pollution’s increased effects upon races and classes already vulnerable to other health issues due to disparities. Her work focuses on these community-based health issues and the policy-making around these issues.

For more information, please read the following article by Dr. Morello-Frosch entitled, “The Three Rs: How Community-Based Participatory Research Strengthens the Rigor, Relevance, and Reach of Science.

Presented by the DHRC@FHI, The Duke Global Health Institute, The Nicholas School of the Environment and with support from RightsConnect, a Humanities Writ Large Emerging Networks Initiative.

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Date:
February 20
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Smith Warehouse, FHI Garage, Bay 4
114 S Buchanan Blvd, Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Website:
http://fhi.duke.edu