Robb Burlage ...
Institute for Policy Studies
How Class Works
At the How Class Works - 2002 Conference, panels included; 4.4 Class and Health
- Oliver Fein, MD, Cornell University Medical School – Clinical Medicine and Clinical Public Health, and
- Martha Livingston, SUNY College at Old Westbury – Health and Society
“Social Class, the Economic Determinants of Health, and the Health Inequalities Debate”
- Robb Burlage, Director, Health Justice Ministries, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA
- Martha Livingston, Chair
MDS Board member
The business portion of the meeting followed with each board nominee introducing themselves to the conference. The board, a very diverse group, was voted in by acclamation... Board nominees where were not able to attend the conference were included in the appointment by acclamation. The list included Elliott Adams, Panama Vicente Alba, Tariq Ali, Stanley Aronowitz, David Barsamian, Rosalyn Baxandall, John Bracey, Jr., John Brittain, Robb Burlage, Noam Chomsky, Jayne Cortez, Carl Davidson, Angela Davis, Bernardine Dohrn, Barbara Epstein, Gustavo Esteva, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Stephen Fleischman, Bill Fletcher Jr, Tom Hayden, Gerald Horne, Florence Howe, Mike James, Robin D G Kelley, Alice Kessler Harris, Rashid Khalidi, Mike Klonsky, Betita Martinez, Ethelbert Miller, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Barbara Ransby, Patricia Rose, Michael Rossman, Studs Terkel, Charlene Teters, Jerry Tucker, Immanuel Wallerstein, Cornel West, Leonard Weinglass and Howard Zinn.