A documentary about the tobacco companies’ commitment to addicting the human brain and how the world came to know about it.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
12:15 pm - Health Sciences Tower, Level 3, Lecture Hall 5
6 pm - Student Activities Center Auditorium
Free and Open to the Public. A Q&A with Myron Levin will follow each screening.
Myron Levin, who was a consultant for “Addiction Incorporated” and also appears in the film, founded the online nonprofit publication FairWarning after more than 20 years as a staff writer for the Los Angeles Times. He has won numerous awards for his investigations of health and safety matters.
Directions By Car to Main Campus for 6 p.m. screening
From New York City, take the Long Island Expressway (LIE, I-495) eastbound from the Queens Midtown Tunnel in Manhattan or the Throgs Neck Bridge or Whitestone Bridge in Queens to exit 62, then follow Nicolls Road (Route 97) North for 9 miles. The main entrance to the University is on the left. To find the campus via GPS, enter the address "100 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook, NY 11790."
Directions By Car to Health Sciences Tower/Hospital for 12:15 p.m. screening
Take the Long Island Expressway (LIE, I-495) Eastbound from the Queens Midtown Tunnel in Manhattan or the Throgs Neck Bridge or Whitestone Bridge in Queens to Exit 62 - Nicolls Road North (Route 97) 8½ miles. The main entrance to Stony Brook University Hospital and The Health Sciences is on the right.