Biology Seminar: Dr. Bhavna Shamasunder

The Spring 2022 Biology Seminar Series concludes with a talk from Dr. Bhavna Shamasunder, "Community based research as a movement strategy to contend with systemic environmental racism." 


Mar29
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
2022-03-29 12:00:00 2022-03-29 13:00:00 Biology Seminar: Dr. Bhavna Shamasunder

What can a ten year long successful struggle to curb oil drilling in Los Angeles and a study of chemical exposures from beauty products used by women of color tell us about the role of community-based research in environmental justice? This talk examines these case studies to consider how research operates on the ground in environmental justice social movements.

Please reach out to oasin@oxy.edu for Zoom details.

Virtual
America/Los_Angeles public
Location:
Virtual
Event Date: Tuesday, March 29, 2022

What can a ten year long successful struggle to curb oil drilling in Los Angeles and a study of chemical exposures from beauty products used by women of color tell us about the role of community-based research in environmental justice? This talk examines these case studies to consider how research operates on the ground in environmental justice social movements.

Please reach out to oasin@oxy.edu for Zoom details.

Sponsored by: Biology
Tags: Academic
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