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Climate Change & Human Health, 2020

February 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Payne Institute Spring Seminar Series presents

Dr. Jay Lemery, Professor Of Emergency Medicine At The University Of Colorado School Of Medicine, Chief Of The Section Of Wilderness And Environmental Medicine, And Faculty In The Department Of Environmental And Occupational Health At The Colorado School Of Public Health.

Climate Change & Human Health, 2020

noon-1:00pm | Monday, February 24, 2020

Alderson Hall 352

This presentation addresses the oversight of human health and enlightens attendees about the most important aspect of one of the greatest challenges of our time.

The global environment is under massive stress from centuries of human industrialization. The projections regarding climate change for the next century and beyond are grim. The impact this will have on human health is tremendous, and we are only just now discovering what the long-term outcomes may be.

By weighing in from a physician’s perspective, Jay Lemery will clarify the science, dispel the myths, and help you understand the threats of climate change to human health. No better argument exists for persuading people to care about climate change than a close look at its impacts on our physical and emotional well-being.

The need has never been greater for a grounded, informative, and accessible discussion about this topic. In this groundbreaking science, and Dr. Lemery will not only sound the alarm but address the health issues likely to arise in the coming years.


Alderson Hall
1613 Illinois St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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