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Jerin Arifa is a polymath whose award-winning work has changed millions of lives worldwide -- from cutting-edge cancer research to community organizing. 

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Jerin Arifa is an award-winning activist, a first-generation Bangladeshi and Muslim-American feminist, and happily married woman to an atheist, Alaskan man.

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How to Make Every Day Love Your Body Day

  • Hilton Baltimore BWI Airport 1739 West Nursery Road Linthicum Heights, MD, 21090 United States (map)

Jerin spearheaded this workshop to help fight eating disorders and empower women to have healthier body images and increased confidence.

2012 National NOW Conference

Breakout Session V: Saturday, 4:45pm - 6:00pm
Skills Building Roundup, Concourse B   

At NOW, we understand better than anyone the problems of self-image concerns among women. We will discuss how negative body image issues can go beyond eating disorders to engulf our entire beings and how they can harmfully affect women of different races in unique ways. NOW's Love Your Body Day (LYBD) campaign will be introduced so we can discuss tips on how to love yourself more and increase your self-esteem every day.

Moderator:

Erin Matson: National NOW Action VP

Panelists:

  1. Jerin Arifa: Chair of National NOW Young Feminist Task Force & National NOW Board Member
  2. Chitra Panjabi: DC NOW President