Blogs

We are pleased to present on this page blog posts from some of our members. Please click a blog title below to read posts from the selected author.
November 5th, 2017

The presentation was presented at the 2017 NCE as a plenary session on social media and health. It was entitled Snapshots for Social Justice: Bridging Images and Collective Action. My intention was to centre the larger public conversation regarding racism, white supremacy, Islamophobia, and violence and to challenge...

November 1st, 2017
October 30th, 2017

Recent fires in Northern California killed at least 42 people, displaced over 100,000 people, destroyed nearly 9,000 homes and buildings and burned more than 200,000 acres. Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected. While the fires may now be under control, the disaster is still evolving with many questions about long term impact. Please see attached links to documents (smoke...

October 29th, 2017
 

Governor Brown signed SB54 into law on Oct 5, 2017; this largely prohibits local law enforcement from sharing information with federal immigration authorities; and assures schools, hospitals, libraries and courthouses as safe and...

October 27th, 2017

Dear COCME members,

The AAP Julius B. Richmond Center of Excellence Visiting Lectureship Program provides grants of up to $3,000 to support two-day, customized, educational meetings aimed at protecting children and families from secondhand...

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