july, 2019

02jul8:00 am9:00 amIntegrative Medicine Grand Rounds (Mini-Forum)What’s the Connection between Integrative Medicine and Climate Change? A Cross-Disciplinary Exploration8:00 am - 9:00 am

Event Details

What’s the Connection between Integrative Medicine and Climate Change? A Cross-Disciplinary Exploration
Three Short Presentations, Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A

Hosted by: The Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital & Harvard Medical School

Dr. Renee Salas, lead author on the 2018 Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change U.S. Brief, and Bill Ravanesi, Senior Director of the Green Building & Energy Program at Health Care Without Harm, will join Dr. Peter Wayne, Interim Director for the Osher Center, for this special installment of the Osher Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds. Topics will cover the key public health impacts of climate change and opportunities for Greater Boston, the carbon footprint of hospitals and the leadership role the healthcare industry can play in mitigating and adapting to climate change, and the role of integrative medicine in building health resilience and supporting behavior change relevant to low-carbon health care and well-being.

Presenters: Renee Salas, MD, MPH, MS, Harvard Global Health Institute; Bill Ravanesi, MA, MPH, Health Care Without Harm; Peter Wayne, PhD, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine

 

Bornstein Family Amphitheater
45 Francis Street, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02115

Direction to Bornstein Family Amphitheater (45 Francis Street, 2nd floor)
From 45 Francis St:
Coming from 45 Francis Street lobby, walk towards the Main Pike (2nd floor hallway). Then take left on the Main Pike, 2nd door on right.

Time

(Tuesday) 8:00 am - 9:00 am

Location

Bornstein Family Amphitheater

75 Francis Street, Boston MA

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