Advancing Environmental Justice through Community-Based Participatory Research

  title={Advancing Environmental Justice through Community-Based Participatory Research},
  author={P. Shepard},
  journal={Environmental Health Perspectives},
  pages={139 - 139}
  • P. Shepard
  • Published 12 December 2001
  • Political Science
  • Environmental Health Perspectives
concerns of susceptible populations, including children, the immuno-compromised, and the aged. Scientists and community leaders agreed to work in partnership to prioritize research needs, gather data, assess environmental exposures, and test interventions to influence public policy in order to protect the environment and the health of all, including those living in communities of color and places that are economically exploited. Over the last several years, communities throughout the United… 

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