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Food Justice + Public Health: Conversations with Mark Bittman
October 25, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
One event on October 11, 2018 at 6:00 pm
One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:00 pm
One event on November 27, 2018 at 6:00 pm
What does the food justice movement mean for public health?
Former New York Times columnist and bestselling author Mark Bittman, currently a lecturer at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, is hosting a weekly lecture series on the food justice movement, connecting the dots between the food system, public health, and health policy. Guest speakers—food experts, labor advocates, and environmental activists—will explore the impact of health disparities, nutrition, and climate change on our food security and supply.
The first lecture with Mark Bittman is Thursday, October 11th.
FOOD & LABOR
Suzanne Adely, Regional organizer
Food Chain Workers Alliance
FOOD & INEQUALITY
Thursday, October 25
Tunde Wey, Writer and chef
FARMING WHILE BLACK
Tuesday, November 27
Leah Penniman, Co-director, & Alumni
Soul Fire Farm
All lectures will be held from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center campus, Vagelos Education Center, and are open to the public. Reservations are required.
To reserve your spot, click: mailman.columbia.edu/FoodJustice