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Thursday, May 12, 2011
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

The Canary in the Coal Mine: women?s health, reproductive justice, and sustainability

The Canary in the Coal Mine: women?s health, reproductive justice, and sustainabilityLinda Robson, Preterm board member and founder of Case Western Reserve University?s sustainability program, will present why sustainability is a reproductive justice issue, how environmental factors affect women?s health, and how Preterm, an abortion clinic, incorporates sustainability into its mission to advance the well being of women, their families, and communities. Following the presentation and discussion guests can take a guided tour for a behind-the-scenes look at the facility and sustainability efforts that make Preterm the first medical facility in the country to achieve LEED (Leadership in Energy and Design) Silver certification for its existing building.Thursday, May 12, 20115:30 pm Reception - 6:00 pm PresentationPreterm12000 Shaker Blvd.(just west of Shaker Square on Cleveland?s east side)Admission free. RSVPs required.Email tthayer@preterm.org or call 216.991.4000 x407 by May 6. The Canary in the Coal Mine: women?s health, reproductive justice, and sustainabilityLinda Robson, Preterm board member and founder of Case Western Reserve University?s sustainability program, will present why sustainability is a reproductive justice issue, how environmental factors affect women?s health, and how Preterm, an abortion clinic, incorporates sustainability into its mission to advance the well being of women, their families, and communities. Following the presentation and discussion guests can take a guided tour for a behind-the-scenes look at the facility and sustainability efforts that make Preterm the first medical facility in the country to achieve LEED (Leadership in Energy and Design) Silver certification for its existing building.Thursday, May 12, 20115:30 pm Reception - 6:00 pm PresentationPreterm12000 Shaker Blvd.(just west of Shaker Square on Cleveland?s east side)Admission free. RSVPs required.Email tthayer@preterm.org or call 216.991.4000 x407 by May 6.

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