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What is Citizen Science, and How Can We Use It to Improve Our Health and Our Environment?

When: Monday 4/17, 7-9pm

Where: Community Room, Brookline Police Dept., 350 Washington St, Brookline, MA

Who: Open and free to the public

Sponsor: Climate Action Brookline

More info here.

Jeffrey Warren re: Community Science and Public Lab, a non-profit in Somerville that democratizes science using research tools that are low cost, open source, easy to use, designed and built through public participation. And Dr. Doug Brugge on his community-based research on health effects on Boston-area communities of the ultra fine particles emitted by fossil fuel vehicles. He’s Professor at Tufts University School of Medicine, directing the Community Assessment of Freeway Exposure and Health.

Map of the Location