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Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility, Oregon Toxics Alliance and the METRO Sustainability Center invite you to:
WHAT: Guest Speaker Dr. Catherine Karr, MD, PhD, Director of the University of Washington Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, will share cutting-edge research on children, toxics and the implications for public policy. Her talk is designed for medical professionals, elected officials, agency staff, environment and public health NGO’s and other policy makers.
WHEN: Monday, September 27th, 3:00-4:30pm
WHERE: Metro Government Building, Room 270, 600 NE Grand, Portland, OR 97232
WHO: Hosted by Oregon Toxics Alliance and the METRO Sustainability Center
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Attendance is limited to 40.
For more information, go here, or call 541-465-8860.
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