UCS at the American Public Health Association (APHA) 146th Annual Meeting & Exposition

November 10-14, 2018 | San Diego

Say Hello at APHA!

Stop by booth #2207 at the San Diego Convention Center to talk with UCS staff and scientists, pick up copies of our most recent reports, and find out how public health experts like you can join our local and national efforts to put rigorous, independent science to work to solve our planet's most pressing problems.

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The Union of Concerned Scientists cordially invites you to the following events at APHA 2018.

UCS Networking Happy Hour in San Diego

Meet UCS staff to learn about the work we do, and mingle with UCS Executive Director Kathleen Rest, Jose Bravo, coordinator of the Campaign for Healthier Solutions, and Dr. Natasha DeJarnett, policy analyst in environmental health at APHA. Hors d'oeuvres and a complimentary drink will be provided.
Date: Monday, November 12
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
Please RSVP today.

Sessions & Events Featuring UCS Staff

APHA San Diego Food Systems Tour

Sarah Reinhardt, food systems and health analyst, UCS Food & Environment Program
Date: Saturday, November 10
Time: 12:30–7:00 p.m.
Location: Meet at San Diego Convention Center to board buses

Justice for All? How Policy Action Affects Public Health in Frontline Communities (session 3032.0)

Juan Declet-Barreto, climate scientist, UCS Climate & Energy Program, Charise Johnson, research analyst, and Michael Latner, Kendall Voting Rights Fellow, Center for Science and Democracy at UCS
Date: Monday, November 12
Time: 8:30-10:00 a.m.
Location: San Diego Convention Center

Ethics, equity, and justice poster session (session 3302.0)

Charise Johnson, research analyst, Center for Science and Democracy at UCS
Date: Monday, November 12
Time: 3:00-4:00 p.m.
Location: San Diego Convention Center

Diverse Perspectives: Understanding the Intersections of Health Equity, Social Determinants of Health, and Food and Nutrition Roundtable (session 4262.0)

Sarah Reinhardt, food systems and health analyst, UCS Food & Environment Program
Date: Tuesday, November 13
Time: 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Location: San Diego Convention Center

Implementing Equitable Policies and Practices to Improve the Food Systems Landscape (session 4354.0)

Sarah Reinhardt, food systems and health analyst, UCS Food & Environment Program
Date: Tuesday, November 13
Time: 3:00-4:30 p.m.
Location: San Diego Convention Center

Food and Environment Working Group Annual Meeting and Social Hour!

Sarah Reinhardt, food systems and health analyst, UCS Food & Environment Program
Date: Tuesday, November 13
Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: San Diego Convention Center

Last revised date: October 22, 2018

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