Living Downstream: A conversation with Sandra Steingraber and Chonda Chevannes, The Collaborative on Health and the Environment,
The new documentary Living Downstream explores the impact of environmental toxins on human health. The feature-length film focuses on the work of Dr. Sandra Steingraber, ecologist, author and cancer survivor. Based on Dr. Steingraber’s 1997 book of the same name, Living Downstream follows Sandra during one pivotal year as she works to break the silence about cancer and its environmental links. Join CHE on October 12, 2010 for a one-hour conversation with Dr. Steingraber and the film’s producer/director, Chanda Chevannes.
Oregon Stroke Network Annual Conference, October 29, 2010, Portland
The conference will address barriers and potential opportunities for building an Oregon network for evaluation and transfer of stroke patients; AHA guideline recommendations for acute treatment, primary and secondary prevention of acute ischemic stroke patients; and strategies known to improve outcomes