Contested Illnesses and the Future of the Environmental Health Movement
Monday, February 27th | 5:30-7:15 pm
10 Behrakis | 30 Leon Street
Phil Brown is the Director of the Community Engagement Core of Brown’s Superfund Research Program and the Community Outreach and Translation Core of Brown’s Children’s Environmental Health Center. He is the author of No Safe Place: Toxic Waste, Leukemia, and Community Action, and Toxic Exposure: Contested Illnesses and the Environmental Health Movement, and co-editor of Social Movements in Health. His newest book is a collection, Contested Illnesses: Citizens, Science and Health Social Movements. His current research includes household exposure to chemicals, chemical policy and regulation, ethics of reporting data to study participants, and health social movements.