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Research on Impacts of Shale Gas Development

Event-Date: 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

In Harrisburg. Contact the Ecojustice Working Group of the Thomas Merton Center if you are interested in joining us for an overnight road trip from Pittsburgh.

A session of presentations and discussion on the Compendium on risks and harms of fracking (6th ed.), the SWPA Environmental Health Project's study of childhood cancers in southwestern Pennsylvania, and other current research. Contact the Ecojustice Working Group of the Thomas Merton Center if you are interested in joining us for an overnight road trip from Pittsburgh.


Panelists include:
  • Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D., biologist, author, Distinguished Scholar in Residence at Ithaca College, and co-founder of Concerned Health Professionals of NY
  • Brian Schwartz, M.D., M.S., Co-director, Program on Global Sustainability and Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins and Co-director, Joint Geisinger-JHSPH Environmental Health Institute.
  • Ned Ketyer, M.D., F.A.A.P., Medical Advisor for Southwestern Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project.
  • Lorne Stockman, Senior Research Analyst, Oil Change International
  • Karen Feridun, Co-Founder of the Better Path Coalition.

Event-Place: 
Unitarian Church
1280 Clover Lane
Harrisburg, PA 17113
United States