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As we work to shift cultural norms around sodas and other sugary drinks, El Susto tells an inspiring story of how Mexican advocates made history with the world’s first significant sugary drink tax.

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Join us for this community screening and panel discussion featuring AHA Chief Medical Officer Dr. Eduardo Sanchez, UT-Austin Professor Dr. Pilar Zazueta, UT-Austin Research Professor Dr. Raj Patel, Executive Director of the Nutrition and Health Research Center, National Institute of Public Health Dr. Simon Barquera, and others.


  • 6:30 pm - Doors open
  • 6:45 pm - Opening remarks
  • 7:00 pm - Film screening followed by a panel discussion on sugary drinks consumption
  • 9:30 pm - Doors close 


January 28, 2020 at 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Austin Film Society Theater
6406 N IH-35 Frontage Rd
STE 3100
Austin, TX 78752
United States
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