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News: M&O’s Initiatives Nationally Recognized

The Presidential Task Force on Environmental Health and Safety Risks to Children is recognizing three of M&O’s initiatives as compelling policy actions to be disseminated across the community of practice to raise awareness, share what’s working, and encourage others to adopt similar policies.


News: ALA Responds to EPA Ozone Standard Update, Impact on Public Health

The new standard of 70 parts per billion (ppb) is still not strong enough, but it’s a step in the right direction. “Given the health threats from ozone, greater health protections are clearly needed,” said Harold P. Wimmer, National President and CEO of the American Lung Association.


Media: Director’s LTE in the Macon Telegraph

Critics of the CPP mistakenly argue that the federal government is overreaching. But in reality, the CPP offers a flexible framework that allows Georgia to develop a tailored plan. To maximize health benefits, Georgia should take steps now to protect the health of our residents.


News: International Expert on Climate Change and Health Joins M&O Council

Mothers & Others for Clean Air is excited to welcome Dr. J. Jason West to M&O’s Partnership Council. Dr. West researches climate change and air pollution and is an Associate Professor with the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering at the UNC.


News: M&O Welcomes Dr. Buckner, the Newest Member to Our Partnership Council

Trained in preventive medicine, public health, and internal medicine, Dr. Ayanna V. Buckner has extensive experience in community-based health education, outreach, and evaluation. Prior to founding Community Health Cooperative, Dr. Buckner served as an Associate Professore at the Morehouse School of Medicine.

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