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2012 Environmental Justice Encuentro

The 2012 Encuentro was held from May 17 - 19, 2012 at the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs at the Texas Southern University in Houston Texas. The Encuentro was a community meeting to support exchange and engagement on community concerns related to environmental health. The CEHD co-sponsored this year's Encuentro along with a number of CEHD Partners including the Sealy Center for Environmental Health & Medicine, Air Alliance Houston, t.e.j.a.s. among others.

View Drs. Croisant & Elferink presentation on "Gulf Coast Health Alliance:Health Risks related to the Macondo Spill (GC-Harms) at the Encuentro. Click on the link to learn more about the UTMB GC-HARMS oil spill health effects project.

Click here to read an article published in Living Knowledge, International Journal on Community Based Research (Pg 12) on the Encuentro - Community Science Workshop - and CBPR process.CEHD's Drs. Lexi Nolen and John Prochaska are the co-authors along with Drs. Cornelis Elferink and Sharon Croisant.

Click on the image below to view the 2012 Encuentro Program

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