Ahimsa Porter Sumchai MD, PD (Stanford Postdoctoral Fellow)

Founder, medical director and principal investigator of the Hunters Point Community Biomonitoring Program, Dr. Ahimsa Porter Sumchai’s leadership in the environmental health and justice movement began on the morning of February 19, 1992 after signing the death certificate of her father —…


We shall not cease from exploration…And the end of all our exploring…will be to arrive where we started…and know the place for the first time. TS Eliot


Legal Legacy of Harm to the Hunters Point Community

“On behalf of named plaintiffs and thousands of other victims to be named including residents, deceased family members and unborn children,” renown civil rights attorneys Bonner & Bonner filed a $27 billion lawsuit — on May 1, 2018 — for damages…


Marie Harrison warned for years that the Hunters Point shipyard where she once worked on San Francisco’s southeastern edge was a slow-motion public health disaster.

Parts of the former Navy shipyard were contaminated during the Cold War by fallout from ships brought there after atomic-bomb tests. It’s a toxic legacy…


by Dr. Ahimsa Porter Sumchai

Let’s talk about race — although there is mounting evidence it does not exist. That’s why race is so uncomfortable to talk about! Race is an imaginary construct that has been delegitimized by modern science yet continues to fuel wanton fear, violence and disharmony among…


Critical Race Theory and the Human Genome

Let’s talk about race…although there is mounting evidence it does not exist. That’s why race is so uncomfortable to talk about! Race is an imaginary construct that has been delegitimized by modern science yet continues to fuel wanton fear, violence and disharmony among members of the human family. …


As a health, fitness and nutrition expert I fully agree these factors are proven to be linked to longevity in the worlds blue zones. I would expect the Ikarians to have conquered the earth by now.


Bayview Hunters Point Environmental Health & Justice Leaders Meet with High Ranking EPA Officials

Ahimsa Porter Sumchai MD, PD (Postdoctoral Fellow)

Golden State MD Health & Wellness UCSF & Stanford trained Author, Researcher, PI HP Biomonitoring. Certified Clinical Nutritionist and PoliticoMD!

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