Sign up to attend our fabulous speaker programs. Presentations by various authors, artists and other professionals at the library are on a Sunday from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Registration is preferred, but admission is free and open to the public.
Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD, pediatrician, scientist, activist and author of the bestselling book, What the Eyes Don't See. Dr. Attisha is one of Time magazine's 100 Most influential People in the World for her role in uncovering the Flint Water Crisis and leading recovery efforts.
In this powerful talk, Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha delivers a personal account of her research and activism to expose and mitigate the effects of the Flint water crisis. Her dramatic story, from how she used science to prove that Flint children were affected by lead to the brutal backlash she faced after courageously going public with her findings, inspires audiences to safeguard their own communities by speak truth to power.
CDC’s Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services (CSELS), Division of Scientific Education and Professional Development (DSEPD) is excited to introduce Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD, MPH, FAAP, a pediatrician, scientist, and activist as this year’s esteemed Langmuir Lecturer!
"Vision and Justice" is a two-day creative convening (April 25–26, 2019, with events at the Harvard Art Museums and Sanders Theatre in addition to the day-long event at the Radcliffe Institute) that will consider the role of the arts in understanding the nexus of art, race, and justice, with a particular focus on the African-American experience.
MSU Science Festival
Unraveling the Mysteries of the Flint Water Crisis: A Talk with Pediatrician Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha
Hear the riveting story of how Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha and a team of researchers, parents, friends, and community leaders came together and proved that Flint’s kids were exposed to lead after the change in the water supply.
For this year’s UM South Florida Alumni Annual Dinner, we are proud to feature Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD, FAAP (’98 SEAS, ’08 MPH). Dr. Mona was featured in the Spring 2016 Michigan Alumnus cover story titled “The Hero of Flint’s Water Crisis.” Her book, “What The Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Renaissance and Hope in an American City” details Dr. Mona’s experience uncovering the lead-poisoning epidemic caused by a switch in Flint’s water supply. The New York Times has named “What The Eyes Don’t See” as one of the 100 Most Notable Books of 2018.
This event will be catered by The Farmer’s Table, Boca’s highly-rated farm-to-table restaurant, in its Event Center at the Wyndham Boca Raton resort.
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General Admission: $90
AAUM Member-Discounted Admission: First 40 to register: $70. After 40: $80
Miami Book Fair
The Water in Flint
Sunday, November 18 @ 1:30 pm
Room 7106 (Building 7, 1st Floor)
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, Fl 33132
Mona Hanna-Attisha tells the dramatic story of the Flint water crisis—an inspiring tale of scientific resistance by a relentless physician who stood up to power in What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City. In the first full account of this American tragedy, Anna Clark‘s The Poisoned City recounts the gripping story of Flint’s poisoned water through the people who caused it, suffered from it, and exposed it.
Warwick’s & University of San Diego's College of Arts & Sciences present
Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha
Discussing & Signing
What the Eyes Don't See
Saturday, November 10th at 2:00 PM at:
University of San Diego's
Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice Theatre
5998 Alcala Park,
San Diego, CA 92110
*Dr. Mona will be in conversation with Michigan Environmental Council President and CEO Chris Kolb.
Hosted by Literati Bookstore and the University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability
Join Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha for a book signing of What the Eyes Don't See.
For more information, please visit here.
Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha will be joining us to discuss her book, What the Eyes Don't See at the Crooked Tree Auditorium on Thursday, August 16th at 6pm. This is a free event though reservations are requested. To reserve your spot please call 231.347.1180 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Science as Social Change: The Woman Who Saved Flint's Children
Join us for a conversation with Dr. Hanna-Attisha, author of What the Eyes Don't See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City, on her fight against environmental injustice, how the residents of Flint have prevailed, and what we can do to prevent future public health crises.
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