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Dr. Sandra Steingraber

Contaminated Without Consent: How Toxic Chemicals in Air, Food and Water Violate Human Rights

Ecologist, author, and cancer survivor, Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D., is an internationally recognized expert on the environmental links to cancer and reproductive health. She received her doctorate in biology from the University of Michigan and master's degree in English from Illinois State University. She is the author of Post-Diagnosis, a volume of poetry, and coauthor of a book on ecology and human rights in Africa, The Spoils of Famine. She has taught biology at Columbia College, Chicago, held visiting fellowships at the University of Illinois, Radcliffe/Harvard, and Northeastern University, and served on President Clinton's National Action Plan on Breast Cancer.

George Link Jr. Environmental Awareness
Thursday, April 24, 7 p.m. Filene Auditorium

Co-sponsored by Dartmouth Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center

Last Updated: 10/8/08