Rachel Morello-Frosch on "Advancing Environmental Justice In and Out of the Classroom."

Rachel Morello-Frosch, “Advancing Environmental Justice In and Out of the Classroom.”

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 a recent article by Dr. Morello-Frosch entitled, “The Three Rs: How Community-Based Participatory Research Strengthens the Rigor, Relevance, and Reach of Science.

Rachel Morello-Frosch spoke  on Thursday, February 20th in the FHI Garage, Smith Warehouse, Bay 4. The title of her talk was “Advancing Environmental Justice In and Out of the Classroom.” It was 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.

Summary video of Rachel’s talk.

Full-length video of Rachel’s talk.