Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha

Mona Hanna-Attisha talks about the Flint Registry at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). She is a voice for childhood lead prevention and lead hazard elimination.

February 12, 2019

During a visit Tuesday, Feb. 12 to CDC headquarters Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, associate professor of pediatrics at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and director of MSU-Hurley Children’s Hospital Pediatric Public Health Initiative, shared ways the Flint Registry is helping to prevent childhood lead exposure by focusing on lead elimination and building Federal and private-public partnerships.

“Our science spoke truth to power...lead is a problem of yesterday, today, and tomorrow,” said Hanna-Attisha.

The Flint Registry is a resource for people impacted by the Flint Water Crisis and the Registry is working to reach as many people in the community as possible Learn more at flintregistry.org.