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A Virtual Convening on Fracking, Environmental Health, and Gender Justice

October 6, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Global Health Justice and Governance (GHJG) Program
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

and

Chelsea Clinton
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Health Policy and Management
GHJG Cooperating Faculty

are pleased to invite you to

A Virtual Convening on Fracking, Environmental Health, and Gender Justice
Please join us for a virtual forum for scientists, advocates, and policy experts to share findings and strategies to address the public health implications of fracking.

Cross-discipline engagement on this topic will be structured around the following four areas of inquiry, featured as panel discussions: State of the Evidence; Impact/Leadership of Indigenous Communities and Gender Justice; Regulatory Context and Governance Surrounding Fracking; and Evidence to Action. This convening will provide a platform for dialogue between stakeholders who often operate on different planes and will focus on information sharing and relationship building.

We would be honored if you could attend. If you have not done so already, please register with the link above.

1:00 p.m. – 1:05 p.m. EST
Welcome Remarks

1:05 p.m. – 1:55 p.m. EST
State of the Evidence: What Do We Know and What Is Missing?

Micaela Martinez – Moderator
Assistant Professor, Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Joan Casey
Assistant Professor, Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Christopher Kassotis
Assistant Professor, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Wayne State University

Lisa McKenzie
Assistant Professor, Environmental & Occupational Health, Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado, Denver Anschutz Medical Campus

1:55 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST
Break

2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. EST
Regulatory Context and Governance Surrounding Fracking

Chelsea Clinton – Moderator
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Seth Shonkoff
Executive Director, PSE Healthy Energy
Visiting Scholar, University of California, Berkeley

Kate Konschnik
Director, Climate & Energy Program, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University

Amy Mall
Senior Advocate, Dirty Energy, Lands Division, Nature Program, Natural Resources Defense Council

2:50 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. EST
Break

2:55 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. EST
Impact/Leadership of Indigenous Communities and Gender Justice

Ana Navas-Acien – Moderator
Director, Columbia University Superfund Research Program
Professor, Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Kandi (Mossett) White
Native Energy & Climate Campaign Coordinator, Indigenous Environmental Network

Janene Yazzie
Sustainable Development Program Coordinator, International Indian Treaty Council
Co-Convener, Indigenous Peoples Major Group for Sustainable Development

Rochelle Diver
Environmental Health Program Coordinator, International Indian Treaty Council

3:45 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. EST
Break

3:50 p.m. – 4:25 p.m. EST
Evidence to Action

Terry McGovern – Moderator
Chair, Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Helen Slottje
Attorney, Slottje Law, PLLC

Mad Stano
Senior Legal Counsel, Energy Equity, The Greenlining Institute

4:25 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. EST
Closing Remarks

Please click here to register

If you have any questions, please contact Jenny Cheng at jc5261@cumc.columbia.edu.

Format

Zoom
https://zoom.us/ NY United States
Website:
https://zoom.us/

Host

Columbia University
Phone:
212-854-1754
Website:
http://www.columbia.edu/