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We shouldn’t be exposed to dangerous chemicals from food containers. Tell the Food and Drug Administration to withdraw its approvals of thirty ortho-phthalates as additives in food contact articles.
Maye Thompson, PhD, RN
Speaker Topic: Toxics
Medical Specialty: Nursing
PSR Affiliation: Former staff, Oregon PSR
Media Experience: Television, Radio, Writing (editorials, op-eds), Public Speaking
PSR is that rare combination of rigorous thinking and analysis, and unabashed advoacy once we have our data straight and cited. It has a great track record (no nuclear exchange yet!) and is an exciting supportive place to work.
Maye Thompson, RN, PhD is active in Portland OR. Her PhD in nursing focused on women's health and policy. She has been an environmental health advocate for 12 years, first as a volunteer, then with PSR. Her interest in Environmental Health was piqued early in her nursing career, working with farm workers in California's Central Valley.
To request Dr. Thompson as a speaker, please email email@example.com or call 202-667-4260.
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