Monthly Seminar Series: "Cannabis and Farmworker Health and Safety

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Center for Health and the Environment

Professor Emeritus, Marc Schenker portraitMarc Schenker, Professor Emeritus UC Davis, Founding Director of WCAHS

Marc B. Schenker, MD, MPH, is a Distinguished Professor of Public Health Sciences and Medicine at UC Davis. He is Founding Director of the Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, the Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety, and the Migration and Health Research Center. His work has focused on numerous agricultural populations, including farmworkers and their families and farm owners and managers. His work has also focused on diverse causes of illness and injury, including agricultural dusts, pesticides, and heat. Dr. Schenker has focused attention of occupational health researchers and epidemiologists on the global health disparities affecting immigrants, with particular attention to the occupational health outcomes among immigrant workers.

 

WCAHS seminars are held the first Monday of the month at 4:00 p.m. at the Center for Health and the Environment

  • Lectures are free and open to the public
  • No reservations are needed
  • Refreshments served
  • FREE parking

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