Event starts on September 25, 2017 6:00 pm
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September 25, 2017 6:00 pm September 25, 2017 7:30 pm America/New_York Global Food System and Labor

To connect the dots between the food system, public health, and health policy, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health’s Mark Bittman, former New York Times columnist and bestselling author, is hosting a weekly lecture series on the food justice movement. With an eye on the policies that promote healthy populations, guest speakers—food experts, labor advocates, scientists, members of the government, and journalists—will explore the impact of health disparities, nutrition, worker rights, and climate change on our food supply. On September 25th, Leah Penniman, co-director of Soul Fire Farm, Greg Asbed, co-founder of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, and Jose Oliva, co-director of the Food Chain Workers Alliance, will speak about the global food system and labor. Space is limited; RSVP online at https://goo.gl/4G4TUc

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To connect the dots between the food system, public health, and health policy, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health’s Mark Bittman, former New York Times columnist and bestselling author, is hosting a weekly lecture series on the food justice movement. With an eye on the policies that promote healthy populations, guest speakers—food experts, labor advocates, scientists, members of the government, and journalists—will explore the impact of health disparities, nutrition, worker rights, and climate change on our food supply. On September 25th, Leah Penniman, co-director of Soul Fire Farm, Greg Asbed, co-founder of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, and Jose Oliva, co-director of the Food Chain Workers Alliance, will speak about the global food system and labor. Space is limited; RSVP online at https://goo.gl/4G4TUc

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https://www.mailman.columbia.edu/public-health-now/events/seminars-conferences/food-public-health-and-social-justice
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