April 2013 EcoSalon Film: Money Talks

by Jessica on April 15, 2013

_wsb_134x192_MTFaceJoin us April 28 for this month’s EcoSalon Free Film Screening! This month we’re examining the healthcare system with Money Talks: Profits Before Patient Safety, by Holly Mosher and Cathallen Slatter-Moschkau. Following the screening, filmmaker Holly Mosher will host a Q&A with the audience.

Money Talks: Profits Before Patient Safety explores the ethical and societal implications of the marketing practices of the pharmaceutical industry, and how these practices relate to consumers, physicians, research, the FDA and Capitol Hill. Featuring interviews with key opinion leaders from major universities, investigative journalists, medical professionals, former pharmaceutical sales reps and others, these experts frankly discuss how pharmaceutical companies push drugs to doctors, influence medical research, and put all of our health at risk. The film is especially pertinent now, when changing new legislation is changing the American healthcare landscape.

Screening includes free vegan hors d’oeuvres and beverages.

RSVP to EcoSalon@greenlifestyles.org.

Full Details

Sunday, April 28th at 3:30pm
  • Venue: Microsoft Store @ the Westfield Century City Mall, 10250 Santa Monica Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90067
  • Free screening with vegan hors d’oeuvres and beverages
  • Parking is $1 an hour
  • RSVP to: EcoSalon@greenlifestyles.org
  • Jessica is a Los Angeles writer and blogger who has a passion for environmental advocacy and education. After acquiring a B.S. in Environmental Geography and English at Ohio University, she moved with her husband to San Diego where she worked as an Education Coordinator at a reputable non-profit organization. With years of experience under her belt in E.E., she began teaching Montessori to be able to reach children in a comfortable and impacting environment. She now is a writer and editor for Natural Child World Magazine and also volunteers her time for Green Lifestyle Film Festival. When she’s not working hard on her passions, she finds herself playing with her dog and cat, and being outdoor whenever possible: hiking, camping, and climbing.

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