The UCLA Center for Population Health and Health Disparities, along with Public Matters and Nathan Cheng Consulting, will be celebrating its third corner store conversion/market makeover in East Los Angeles/Boyle Heights on Saturday, December 14, at noon. KCET reported on the store's transformation in an article posted November 22.
CSRC director Chon A. Noriega will deliver a keynote address at the two-day conference "Shimmering, Shining, Vomiting, Glitter: The Poetics & Politics of Disgust" at the Nottingham Contemporary in Nottingham, England.
On November 2, Self Help Graphics & Art celebrated its fortieth year of holding Dia de los Muertos festivities with an exhibition, live music, DJs, and traditional face painting, processions, and a blessing.
CSRC associate director and UCLA Population Health and Health Disparities epidemiologist Alex Ortega will be among the panelists contributing to the discussion "The State of L.A.'s Plate," hosted by Zócalo Public Square and UCLA at the Petersen Automotive Museum on November 18 at 7:30 p.m. Former Bon Appetit editor Barbara Fairchild, “The Glutster” food blogger Javier Cabral, and host Evan Kleiman will attempt to answer the question: What does what we eat—and what we don’t eat—say about L.A.?