We listened to our members and are pivoting to a virtual event Saturday Sept. 25, 10 am
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The Membership Brunch goes virtual! Grab your coffee or mimosa, your bagel or croissant, and Zoom in to enjoy the program, see new members, and hear about our branch plans for the coming year. Learn about our theme for speakers’ programs and highlights from the Interest Groups. View the event at home, or join with a group of friends to experience this annual membership meeting.
Introducing the keynote speaker for our Brunch - Rachel Morello-Frosch, MPH PhD- White House Environmental Justice Council (Biden administration) and Professor at UC Berkeley Department of Environmental Science. Her talk will be: The Climate Gap: Inequalities in how climate change hurts Americans and how to close the gap.
Dr. Morello-Frosch has dedicated her career to study how race and class affect distributions of health risks in the United States. Her research explores this environmental justice questions in the context of exposures to environmental chemicals, ambient air pollution, drinking water contaminants, climate change, and effects on women’s health, perinatal outcomes.