The Metro Growth Center in conjunction with Troutman Sanders LLP, CVS Caremark, and the Center for Law, Health and Society at GSU Law will be holdign a one day symposium, Healthcare Meets the Environment: A Symposium on Pharmaceutical Waste Management.
In preparation for the Spring 2014 release of EPA's proposed healthcare facility-specific pharmaceutical waste management standards, this one day symposium will explore:
Space will be limited for this event. Online registration will open later this fall.
The Metro Growth Center thanks Troutman Sanders LLP and CVS Caremark, the platinum sponsor of this event, for their support.
Students interested in continuing their studies beyond law school may be interested in the fellowships available at UNC to study coastal hazards. The Career Development Fellowship from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Coastal Hazards Center of Excellence includes full tuition for a masters or Ph.D. program and a $25,000 per year stipend.
Students must pursue either a M.S. or Ph.D. with a concentration in either coastal hazards modeling through UNC's Department of Marine Sciences or hazards management planning through the Department of City and Regional Planning. These programs are designed to be interdisciplinary and include education in disaster law and climate change adaptation.
The Metro Growth Center is excited to announce this year's study space program, Beyond Affordable Housing: An Interdisciplinary Multinational Approach to Adequate Housing Options. This program will take place in Barcelona, Spain May 5-9, 2014.
Over the course of 5 days, participants will use Barcelona as a case study to explore:
Apply online to participate in Study Space VII. Applicants will be accepted on a rolling basis and space is limited. The deadline to apply is February 7, 2014 at midnight EST.
This program is open to scholars from all related disciplines, as well as government, private sector and non-profit professionals. For more information, visit our webpage or contact Karen Johnston at firstname.lastname@example.org.