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Seminar in Race, Climate Change, and Environmental Justice with Nan Rothschild
October 1, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
About this Event
Science has never been more relevant or urgent than right now. As we navigate the impacts of coronavirus and climate change, we’ve seen firsthand the power of misinformation in eroding the public’s trust in scientific information. In the absence of government leadership, accountability for truth and accuracy have fallen to journalists and scientists in unprecedented ways. What does the science say about coronavirus and climate change? How do we restore public trust in our scientific community at a time when we need them most?Join the IASF and its cosponsors for a smart and solutions-oriented discussion featuring a stellar panel of U.S. and Irish scientists and journalists.
Moderated by Dr. Deborah Brosnan, Chair of the Ireland America Science Forum and President/Founder of Deborah Brosnan & Associates
Mr. Brian O’Donovan, Washington Correspondent for RTE News
Dr. Rita Colwell, Former Director of the National Science Foundation; Professor at the University of Maryland
Mr. Andrew Revkin, Director of Initiative on Communication and Sustainability at the Earth Institute; Former Environment Reporter of the New York Times
This event is being hosted and organized by the Irish America Science Forum.
Cosponsored by Deborah Brosnan & Associates, Irish Network DC (INDC), and the Embassy of Ireland.
Please register using the Eventbrite link above. Online Viewing Link will be emailed to attendees prior to the event.