Politico's 50 List: Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha

September 12, 2016 - Politico Magazine

The Flint water crisis quickly morphed into a political scandal this year when it became clear that government officials had endangered the health of thousands of adults and children. Two scientists, Marc Edwards and Mona Hanna-Attisha, helped to hold the state accountable for its negligence in creating a health crisis; he uncovered the cause, and she, the effects.