Events

Upcoming Events

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Past Events

10/24/13 (Thursday)

Dr. Chris Magryta of Salisbury Pediatrics will speak at the Center for the Environment on “Your Gut and the Environment” at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 24.

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10/03/13 (Thursday)

Ken Cook, president and founder of the Washington, D.C.-based Environmental Working Group (EWG), will speak at the Center for the Environment facility on “The Farm Bill, Healthy Food and Our Environment, What’s at stake?” at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 3.

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09/19/13 (Thursday)

Dr. Christopher Nagy will speak on “The Standard American Diet: History, Health and Disease” at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 19, at the Center for the Environment facility.

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09/12/13 (Thursday)

The Center for the Environment at Catawba College will hold its next EnviroMingle® on Thursday, September 12th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, at Cooper's Restaurant located at 122 E. Fisher St. in Salisbury.

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Videos of Past Events

Dr. David Peden Speaks at Catawba
Dr. David Peden

David Peden: Environmental Pollutants & Health

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Dr. Peden is principal investigator for an ongoing study, “Human Health Effects of Environmental Pollutants.”   This study is a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, “to better understand the effect of a number of air pollutants on human health.  This includes studies with volunteers exposed to a number of low-level pollutants to see how these impact health. We also test the effect of certain medications on response to pollutants and examine if people with asthma or certain genetic factors have increased risk for pollutant-induced disease.”

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Buckley Report: The Farmstead

Watch John Wear's interview for the Buckley Report: The Farmstead.

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