To Ask Is To Begin To Understand
Join us in asking the tough questions about why people are getting sick. Keynote speaker: Steve Lerner, author of Sacrifice Zones: The Front Lines of Toxic Chemical Exposure in the United States. MIT Press, 2010. This video was filmed in San Francisco on 11/15/2010. 35 minutes.
Childhood Cancer: When is the Best Time to Slay the Dragon?
Terry Nordbrock, MPH, Executive Director of the National Disease Clusters Alliance, discusses childhood cancer causation, prevention strategies, and the role of cancer clusters in learning about carcinogens and disease etiology. Presented at the Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Southern Arizona conference, 11/13/2010. 44 minutes.
“Poisoned for Profit” book party and speaker panel
New York Times journalist and renowned author Alice Shabecoff discussed her book “Poisoned for Profit: How Toxins Are Making Our Children Chemically Ill”. Other speakers included:
* Terry Nordbrock, MPH, Executive Director of the National Disease Clusters Alliance
* Mark Witten, PhD, pediatric toxicologist
* Paul Sheppard, PhD, dendrochronologist
* Trevor Schaefer, childhood brain cancer survivor
This event was held in Tucson, Arizona, on June 7, 2010. 61 minutes.