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Environmental Toxins and Their Link to Metabolic Disorders and Chronic Diseases

Monday | May 19, 2014 | 10:00 am

Webinar | CA

Nationally renowned doctors and scientists are joining the Center for Environmental Health for a series of webinars that will give you resources and information in the fight against fracking.

Many of the chemicals associated with gas extraction and development have been connected with acute and chronic health problems in children and women, including respiratory, neurological, reproductive, and developmental impacts. This webinar series focuses on our current understanding of possible impacts and how we can advance our knowledge through research, medicine, and public health practice.

Each of these presentations is part of a six-week series beginning Monday, April 21st. The webinars will run 45-60 minutes, each featuring presentations by experts in the field of environmental health, medicine, and public health. They will each include 10-15 minutes for Q & A.

Featured Speaker: Sheila Bushkin-Bedient, MD, MPH, Institute for Health and the Environment, State University at Albany

Who should participate? Health professionals.

Space is limited, register online.

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Cost: Free
Event Phone: 510-655-3900
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.

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