HMS [email protected]: Healing Global Warming

Event Date: January 24th, 2019

Harvard Medical School

HMS Talks@12: Healing Global Warming

January 24 | NOON-1 P.M.
Armenise Amphitheater

What is the true impact of global warming on human health? HMS and its affiliated hospitals recently signed a joint commitment to extensively decarbonize throughout our local medical community and actively contribute to reversing some of the ill effects of climate change. Aaron Bernstein will discuss how reducing greenhouse gas emissions provides health benefits, improves patient care and is quickly becoming critical to the future of health care.

Presenter

Aaron Bernstein, MD MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School

Hospitalist, Division of General Pediatrics
Boston Children’s Hospital

Co-Director, Center for Climate, Health and the Global Environment
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Assistant Faculty Director, Climate and Health Initiative

Harvard Global Health Institute

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