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SPRING SCHEDULE 2007

The David Bradford Seminars in Science, Technology and Environmental Policy
The seminar series is co-sponsored with the Princeton Environmental Institute
(PDF Schedule)

Wallace Hall, Room 300
(12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m)
Lunch is provided starting at 11:45 a.m.


February 5, “Medical Decisions, Estrogen, and Aging”

Jay Schulkin, PhD.

Director of Research, American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologist Department of Research,
409 12th Street, S.W.Washington, DC
Research Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophyiscs, Georgetown University


February 12, “Incorporating Equity Considerations in Assessing Environmental Risks and Interventions”

Majid Ezzatti

Associate Professor, Department of Population and International Health and Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health


February 26, "The Impact of Ozone Pollution on Human Health"
article 1

Michele Bell

Assistant Professor of Environmental Health, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies


March 8 on Thursday, Wallace 300, 4:30p-5:30p
Science and Innovation in Africa

booktour

Calestous Juma

Professor of the Practice of International Development and Director of Science, Technology, and Globalization, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University


March 12, “Climate Change in the European Alps: Adapting Winter Tourism and Natural Hazards Management”

Shardul Agrawala

Administrator, Climate Change, Environmental Directorate, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris, France; Visiting Research Scholar, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University


March 19 - Spring Break


March 26, “Climate Consilience and Surreal Story: Popper, Profession, and Media Engage the Science and Psychologies of Global Warming”

Bill Blakemore

News Correspondent, ABC News


April 2, “Real Policy for Virtual Worlds”

Edward Felten

Professor of Computer Science and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School and Director, Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University.


April 9, “Averting the Ultimate Environmental Catastrophe: Deflecting Asteroids Away from Collision with Earth-- With Today's Technology”

Christopher Chyba

Professor of Astrophysics and International Affairs and Director of the Program on Science and Global Security, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University


April 16, "Mitigating Climate Change by Enabling the Stabilization Wedge"

Robert Socolow

Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University



April 30, "Large Dams: Impact Assessments, Activist Groups, and Mitigation of Development Projects"

Aviva Imhof

International Rivers Network, Berkeley, California

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