Health and the Environment in North Carolina

October 28, 2016 • 8:00 AM • See description

The Environmental Health Scholars Program at Duke University is pleased to announce its 2016 Fall Forum, "Health and the Environment in North Carolina." The Forum will be held at the 21c Museum Hotel in downtown Durham (111 Corcoran Street, Durham). Topics to be covered include, Air Pollution and the Effects of the Clean Smokestacks Act; Risks of Coal Ash Ponds; and The Effect of CAFOs in North Carolina. Local and nationally recognized speakers will provide their views. For the full program please see: The Forum's aims are to bring about changes in the environment, make new connections in the community as well as the political front, and make a change in the daily lives of North Carolina residents. Join us and be a part of this important initiative. There is no charge to attend for students, teachers/faculty members or government employees. A nominal attendance fee for the general public. Sponsored by the Environmental Health Scholars Program. Please register now at