Mona Hanna-Attisha is an associate professor of pediatrics at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and a pediatrician at Hurley Children’s Hospital in Flint, Michigan. In 2015, she was acclaimed internationally for uncovering elevated levels of lead in Flint’s water supply. She is the author of What the Eyes Don’t See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City. She received her BS and Master of Public Health degrees from the University of Michigan and her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. A recipient of the Freedom of Expression Courage Award from PEN America, she has testified twice before the United States Congress.
Music precedes the forum at 11:30, and a public reception and book-signing follow. Free and open to all.