Chemical Entanglements: Gender and Exposure
May 4-5, 2017
FREE and OPEN to the public!
Travel Grants are available for non-UCLA graduate students and independent scholars to attend the Symposium! If you would like to apply, please visit our Travel Grants page.
All CSW Events are Fragrance-Free! CSW is dedicated to creating a safe and accessible space for everyone who participates in our events and programs. For information on our fragrance-free initiative and details on requesting accessibility accommodations, please visit our Event Accessibility page.
Sign-language interpretation will be available at Florence Williams’s keynote address on May 4 at 4pm in the Charles E. Young Research Library Main Conference Room.
Video of conference presentations will be made available on CSW’s YouTube channel following the event, and we will also be live-tweeting the proceedings for those unable to attend — follow the hashtag #CECSW to stay connected!
Subject to change. Please check back regularly for updates.
For speaker biographies and abstracts, visit www.csw.ucla/ce-abstracts
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Main Conference Room (Room 11360), Charles E. Young Research Library
Friday, May 5, 2017
Jan Popper Theatre, Schoenberg Music Building
- UCLA Luskin Endowment for Thought Leadership
- UCLA Council on Research Trans-Disciplinary Seed Grant
- UCLA Office of Interdisciplinary & Cross Campus Affairs
- UCLA Social Sciences Dean’s Faculty Opportunity Fund
- Environmental Health Sciences
- Center for Occupational & Environmental Health
- Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE)
- Institute for Society and Genetics
- Iris Cantor-UCLA Women’s Health Center
- Laboratory for Environmental Narrative Strategies (LENS)
- Labor Occupational Safety and Health Program (LOSH)
- Muriel C. McClendon, Social Sciences Equity Advisor (Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Office)
- Paul Barber, Life Sciences Equity Advisor (Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Office)
- School of Nursing
- UCLA Division of Social Sciences
- Charles E. Young Research Library
- LGBT Campus Resource Center
- Backed by Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
JOIN OUR WORKING GROUP: Faculty and graduate students from across disciplines meet quarterly to discuss issues related to gender and exposure. Learn how to join here.
JOIN OUR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT GROUP: Undergraduate students can volunteer or receive research credit to conduct original research, participate in awareness campaigns, shape policy recommendations, and contribute to educational videos. Learn how to join here.
READ OUR BLOG: The Chemical Entanglements blog features reports from the field, interviews, film reviews, and more! Read our latest updates here.
WRITE FOR THE BLOG: We want your contributions to the Chemical Entanglements blog! Find out more here.
SHARE THE AIR: One simple way that you can reduce your exposure to toxic chemicals–and help safeguard the health of those around you–is by using fewer fragranced products in your everyday life. Learn more about CSW’s Share the Air initiative.