Fall 2021- Spring 2022 Event Schedule

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April 8, 2022 12:00pm

The Role of Climate Change in Clinician Education

Dr. Rebecca Philipsborn, Pediatrician; Director, Pediatric Resident Global Health Track; Associate Director, Pediatrics Clerkship, Emory University School of Medicine; Director of Climate, Health Education, and Clinical Partnerships, Emory Resilience and Sustainability Collaboratory |  Dr. Gaurab Basu, Primary Care Physician; Co-Director, Center for Health Equity Education and Advocacy at Cambridge Health Alliance; Health Equity Fellow, Harvard C-CHANGE; Instructor, Harvard Medical School | Dr. Cecilia Sorensen, Emergency Medicine Physician; Director, Global Consortium on Climate and Health Education at Columbia University; Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health; Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Columbia University Irving Medical Center | Dr. Neelu Tummala, ENT Surgeon; Co-Director, Climate and Health Institute


March 22, 2022 12:00pm

Health in the Social Cost of Carbon: Recent Advances to Fill a Critical Gap

Kevin Cromar, Director, Health, Environment and Policy Program, Marron Institute of Urban Management | Noah Scovronick, Professor of Environmental Health, Emory University | Tamma Carleton, Professor of Economics, University of California, Santa Barbara | Susan Anenberg, Director, Climate and Health Institute | Jay Shambaugh, Director, Institute for International Economic Policy 


February 18, 2022 12:00pm

Climate Change and Mental Health: Research to Action

Susan Clayton, Whitmore Williams Professor of Psychology, College of Wooster | Lise van Susteren, Co-Founder, Climate Psychiatry Alliance | Authur C. Evans, Jr., Chief Executive officer and Executive Vice President, American Psychological Association | Lynn Goldman, Dean of Milken Institute, School of Public Health, Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health | Meighen Speiser, Executive Director, EcoAmerica


January 24, 2022 12:00pm

Climate Change and Health - Challenges and Opportunities

Madeleine Thomson, Head of Climate Impacts; Director, Impacts Research, International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI), The Earth Institute

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December 13, 2021 11:30am

Introduction of the 2021 Lancet Countdown

Renee N. Salas; Affiliated Faculty, Harvard Global Health Institute; Emergency Medical Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School


November 15, 2021 11:30am

Our Climate Emergency: A Costly Public Health Burden

Vijay Limaye, Staff Scientist, Science Center


October 18, 2021 11:30am

Introduction of the Office of Climate Change and Health Equity

John Balbus, Senior Advisor for Public Health; Director, NIEHS-WHO Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health Sciences


September 20, 2021 11:30am

The Fifth National Climate Assessment

Allison Crimmins, Director of the Fifth National Climate Assessment