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8th Annual Chanchlani Global Health Research Award & Lecture

February 10 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Free

Award Recipient

Jonathan Patz

  • MD, MPH
  • Professor & Director, Global Health Institute, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Lead author, United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  • Founding President, International Association for Ecology and Health
  • Member of the National Academy of Medicine

Can actions to solve today’s climate crisis create the largest health opportunity of our times?

  • Find out about the multiple exposure routes through which climate change threatens our health
  • Learn why actions to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions are so urgent, across all sectors
  • Understand how climate change mitigation policies in the energy, food, and transportation sectors can reduce the global burden of chronic diseases
Monday, February 10, 2020 | 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

McMaster Health Sciences | Lecture Hall 1A1

Ewart Angus Centre

Details

Date:
February 10
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://mps.mcmaster.ca/emailers/chanchlani2020/index.html