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Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University

950 New Hampshire Ave, NW

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Maryn McKenna, an award-winning journalist and the author of two critically acclaimed books, Superbug and Beating Back the Devil, is launching her third book, Big Chicken. This incredible book tells the story of how antibiotics created modern agriculture and changed the way the world eats.

Join us for a rich and informative conversation about antibiotic use in agriculture. Dr. Lance Price, an internationally-recognized and respected microbiologist studying antibiotic resistance at the Antibiotic Resistance Action Center at the Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, will facilitate a conversation with Ms. McKenna. Books will be available for sale and signing. Refreshments will be served.

Monday, September 25, 2017
Reception: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Conversation: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

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Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University
950 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
6th Floor
Washington, DC 20052

Ms. McKenna is a contributor to National Geographic and writes for The New York Times Magazine, Newsweek, The Atlantic, Wired, Scientific American, Slate, Modern Farmer and others. Her 2015 TED talk, "What Do We Do When Antibiotics Don't Work Anymore?" has been viewed more than one million times.

event sponsors: ARAC, NRDC, PIRG, ASPCA

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