Brought to you by Sisters Lead/Sisters Vote
This event will bring scientists and advocates together to discuss the importance of science in the 2020 election, panelists will answer the question:
What should we be asking our candidates at all levels about Climate Change and Covid 19?
Welcome: Holli Holliday: President, Sisters Lead Sisters Vote
Opening remarks: Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, the ranking member of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology.
Covid 19 Panel:
Balda Crowder, MD, MBA: Emergency Room Physician and COVID19 Public Policy Expert
Adrienne Gladden-Young, MS: Senior Research Associate, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard University
Micaela Martinez, PhD: Assistant Professor, Environmental Health Sciences, Columbia University
Kristen Ehresmann, RN, MPH: Director Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention and Control Division, Minnesota Department of Public Health
Abigail Echo-Hawk, MA: Director, Urban Indian Health Institute
Moderator: Felicia Davis: Director, HBCU Green Food and Sustainability, Clark Atlanta University
Climate Change Panel:
Marilyn Raphael, PhD: Professor, Department of Geography, UCLA
Robin Bell, PhD: Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
Fatemeh Shafiei, PhD: Director, Environmental Studies Program, and Chair, Department of Political Science, Spelman College
Jacqueline Patterson, MSW, MPH: Director, Environmental and Climate Justice Program, NAACP
Moderator: Cathryn Manduca, PhD: Director, Science Education Resource Center, Carleton College
Closing Remarks: Dr. Robin Bell, President, American Geophysical Union
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