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Sustainability Film Discussion: Fauci

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Virtual Event

Thursday, February 17, 2022 7 pm to 8 pm

Event Details

This is a past event.

2022 Sustainability Film Series and Facilitated Discussion

Virtual ZOOM facilitated discussion for MTU faculty, staff, students, and alumni, and community members.
3rd Thursday of each month, January to May 2022.  

Fauci (104 min.)

This National Geographic documentary chronicles the life of Dr. Anthony Fauci, world-renowned infectious disease specialist and the longest-serving public health leader in Washington D.C. Dr. Fauci was appointed director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) in 1984. He oversees an extensive portfolio of basic and applied research to prevent, diagnose, and treat established infectious diseases such as HIV/AIDS, respiratory infections, diarrheal diseases, tuberculosis and malaria as well as emerging diseases such as Ebola and Zika. NIAID also supports research on transplantation and immune-related illnesses, including autoimmune disorders, asthma and allergies. The NIAID budget for fiscal year 2021 is an estimated $6.1 billion. Dr. Fauci has overseen the U.S. response to 50 years of outbreaks from HIV/AIDS, to SARS and Ebola, and advised seven presidents on domestic and global health issues.

Discussion Facilitator

Dr. Terry Kinzel specializes in Geriatrics and Internal Medicine. He graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 1975.

Suggested Donation

The event is FREE. A $5 suggested donation per film to support the Sustainability Film Series is appreciated. Make a donation online.

Cosponsored By

  • Friends of the Land of Keweenaw
  • MTU Sustainability Demonstration House
  • Keweenaw Land Trust
  • Sustainability Sciences Program, Department of Social Sciences
  • Lake Superior Stewardship Initiative
  • College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science
  • Keweenaw Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

Stream Details

Register to receive the FREE zoom link to view the film (available for one week prior to the film discussion) and to participate in the facilitated discussion, also on zoom, on Feb. 17.

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