Climate Change Series: Jonathan Patz

Photo: Jonathan Patz

"Climate Change: Health Risks and Opportunities"

Jonathan Patz, MD, MPH
Professor and John P Holton Chair in Health and the Environment
Director, Global Health Institute, University of Wisconsin



Tuesday, March 15, 2016
4:00 PM

William Pitt Union, Ballroom
3959 Fifth Ave


How can we protect human health from the effects of climate change? Award-winning professor Jonathan Patz will relate the historic outcomes of the UN Conference of the Parties meeting (COP21) to his more than two decades of research on the health effects of climate change and show how a low-carbon economy can offer large public health opportunities.

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This lecture was made possible by the University of Pittsburgh Honors College in collaboration with:
The Graduate School of Public Health
Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation

Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
The National Aviary
NAS/NAE Science & Engineering Ambassadors Program

Location Information

William Pitt Union, Ballroom
3959 Fifth Ave
Parking is available at Soldiers and Sailors garage.