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Toxics in Everyday Life

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UCLA School of Law

Room 1357

385 Charles E. Young Drive East

Los Angeles, CA 90095

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UCLA Center for Occupational & Environmental Health presents

Toxics in Everyday Life

In this day of learning, we will explore core questions such as:

  • What are “toxics”?

  • Where can they be found?

  • How are you affected as an individual or worker?

  • What can consumers do to protect themselves?

  • What are businesses and advocacy groups doing to change things?


Featuring presentations and panels with:

Bernard Goldstein, M.D.
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

Michael Jerrett, Ph.D.
Director, UCLA Center for Occupational & Environmental Health
Chair, UCLA Environmental Health Sciences Department

Patrick Allard, Ph.D.
UCLA Center for Occupational & Environmental Health
UCLA Institute for Society & Genetics

Timothy Malloy, J.D.
UCLA Center for Occupational & Environmental Health
UCLA School of Law

Barbara Harthorne, Ph.D.
UC Santa Barbara NSF Center for Nanotechnology in Society

Teni Adewumi, MS
UCLA Center for Occupational & Environmental Health
UCLA Environmental Health Sciences Department

Ann Blake, Ph.D.
Ann Blake Environmental & Public Health Consulting

Avery Lindeman, MSc
Deputy Director, Green Science Policy Institute

Jennifer McPartland, Ph.D.
Environmental Defense Fund

Margaret H. Whittaker, Ph.D., M.P.H., CBiol., F.R.S.B., E.R.T., D.A.B.T.
ToxServices LLC

Martha Argüello
Physicians for Social Responsibility, Los Angeles

Kathryn Alcantár
Californians for a Healthy & Green Economy

Katie Pelch
TEDx

and posters by COEH's student project awardees.


Image by Environmental Defense Fund https://www.edf.org/health/toxic-chemicals-law-can-now-better-protect-us

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