Events

    2022 Jan 05

    Planetary Health Colloquium

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Francesca Dominici, a professor at HSPH; Pauline Sheelbeek, an assistant professor at the London School of Hygeine and Tropical Medicine; and Philip Landrigan, a professor at Boston College, will present "Planetary Change is Driving New Patterns of Non-Communicable Disease."... Read more about Planetary Health Colloquium

    2021 Dec 08

    HSPH-NIEHS Colloquium

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom & Building 1, 1302

    "Navigating Social Conflicts Related to Environmental Health: Tools from the Philosophy of Science" with Kevin Elliott, a philosopher at Michigan State University.... Read more about HSPH-NIEHS Colloquium

    2021 Dec 01

    The Planetary Health Colloquium

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    "Bees as Health Workers: How Pollinators Protect Human Health" with Lucas Garibaldi, Director, Institute for Research in Natural Resources, Agroecology and Rural Development, Sede Andina–National University of Río Negro and National Scientific and Technical Research Council, and Matthew Smith, Research Scientist, HSPH.... Read more about The Planetary Health Colloquium

    2021 Nov 18

    Beyond COP26: Next Steps in the Fight Against Climate Change

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Muhammad Ali Pate, Julio Frenk Professor of the Practice of Public Health Leadership, HSPH; Renee Salas, Yerby Fellow, HSPH C-CHANGE; and Jeff Nesbit, Executive Director, Climate Nexus, will discuss their role in the fight against climate change and the key outcomes and next steps—for nations, institutions, and individuals—coming out of the COP26 Summit.... Read more about Beyond COP26: Next Steps in the Fight Against Climate Change

    2021 Nov 10

    HSPH-NIEHS Colloquium

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Rick Woychik, Director, National Institute of Environmental Sciences (NIEHS), will present "Climate Change and Health and Precision Environmental Health: Emerging New Areas of Focus for NIEHS."... Read more about HSPH-NIEHS Colloquium

    2021 Oct 20

    HSPH-NIEHS Colloquium

    2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom & Building 1, Room 1302

    As part of the HSPH-NIEHS Center for Environmental Health colloquium series Re-envisioning the Environment: Diverse Voices in Environmental Health, Sam Myers, principle research scientist in the HSPH Department of Environmental Health and director of the Planetary Health Alliance, will discuss "Introducing planetary health with some case studies of research in the field."... Read more about HSPH-NIEHS Colloquium

    2021 Oct 06

    Planetary Health Colloquium

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the Departments of Environmental Health, Global Health and Population, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, and Nutrition for a conversation with Howard Frumkin, Senior Vice President of the Trust for Public Lands, and Alan Brandt, Professor, History of Science, Harvard FAS.... Read more about Planetary Health Colloquium

    2021 Sep 23

    Climate for Health Ambassador Training

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Harvard C-Change is working with ecoAmerica to offer the Climate for Health Ambassadors Training Program, a free, interactive training for the Harvard community that discusses the links between climate and health, the spectrum of solutions, how to effectively communicate on the topic, and ways to act and advocate for climate solutions that improve our health.... Read more about Climate for Health Ambassador Training

    2021 Mar 25

    Confronting Climate Change: Diverse Perspectives on the Path Forward

    7:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Rebecca Henderson, John and Natty McArthur University Professor (HBS)
; Peter Huybers, Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences and of Environmental Science and Engineering (FAS); Jennifer Leaning, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine (HMS) and Senior Research Fellow (HSPH); Jim Stock, Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy (FAS), Member of the Faculty (HKS); and Dan Schrag, Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology and Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering (FAS), Director of HUCE, Member of the Faculty (HKS), and Professor in the Department of Environmental Health (HSPH), will discuss "Confronting Climate Change: Diverse Perspectives on the Path Forward."... Read more about Confronting Climate Change: Diverse Perspectives on the Path Forward

    2021 Mar 24

    Dark Waters – The Business and Societal Impacts of Drinking Water Contamination

    4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join HBS, Harvard Chan C-CHANGE, and Harvard OFS for a screening of Dark Waters and a faculty-led panel discussion aiming to make the Harvard community aware of the impacts of chemicals of concerns, such as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), in our drinking water and how organizations can move away from the use of toxic “forever chemicals.”... Read more about Dark Waters – The Business and Societal Impacts of Drinking Water Contamination

    2021 Jan 28

    Harvard Chan C-CHANGE Spotlight Series with Professor Tim Erickson

    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join C-CHANGE for a conversation with Dr. Tim Erickson, an emergency medicine physician at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, on environmental toxicology and climate change, specifically diving into how issues of wastewater treatment and COVID-19 can help inform future decisions on climate change.... Read more about Harvard Chan C-CHANGE Spotlight Series with Professor Tim Erickson

    2020 Dec 04

    Mobility in Higher Education: Trajectory of Research and Teaching

    1:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Researchers across Harvard will discuss the current state of mobility in their respective field and identify the future of research and teaching in higher education, aiming to share and understand the current situation in mobility across various fields and find potential areas for strategic collaborations.

    ... Read more about Mobility in Higher Education: Trajectory of Research and Teaching
    2020 Oct 30

    Virus Hunters

    4:30pm

    Location: 

    Livestream

    The Washington Post brings together epidemiologist Christopher Golden, PhD and field scientist Kendra Phelps, PhD to discuss National Geographic's new series about how scientists are piecing together cultural, medical and environmental factors to trace the origins of deadly diseases and help stave off future pandemics.... Read more about Virus Hunters

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