“A Blueprint for Action: How We Can End Lead Poisoning in 5 Years”
Monday, November 13, 2017, at 6:00 PM
Near Northwest Neighborhood Community Center
1013 Portage Ave, South Bend
Ruth Ann Norton
President and CEO, Green & Healthy Homes Initiative
Ruth Ann Norton, President and CEO of the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative, is an expert on health-based housing program design. Ms. Norton leads GHHI’s ground breaking work in over 30 US cities that uses housing as a platform for improved health, economic and social outcomes. The architect of Maryland’s 98% reduction in childhood lead poisoning, she has led the development of numerous action plans including GHHI’s 5 year national Strategic Plan to End Lead Poisoning –A Blueprint for Action(2016) and a lead elimination plan for New Jersey (2017).