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Chemical & Engineering News interviews SNHS’ Dr. Lasker

Grace Lasker, Senior Lecturer, Director Health StudiesWe’re proud to announce that our senior lecturer and Director of Health Studies, Dr. Grace Lasker, was featured in an article by Chemical & Engineering News.  Dr. Lasker co-created a symposium at the 22nd annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference (GC&E).  The symposium focused on how the chemicals used to create common products impact the environment and the connection between those consequences and environmental justice.  After the conference, Dr. Lasker was interviewed by Chemical & Engineering News.

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Grace Lasker, Green Chemistry and Chemical Stewardship

School of Nursing & Health Studies Senior Lecturer, Dr. Grace Lasker, is being recognised for her contribution to green chemistry.  Dr. Lasker, collaborating with the UW's Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Science, Yale's Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering, and the UW's Professional & Continuing Education office, has designed an online program in chemical stewardship.  Dr. Lasker has not only created the program but is also teaching courses within the one year certificate program.  

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