[pccgrads] CSDE Health Risks of Climate Change panel Jan 25th

UW Program On Climate Change uwpcc at uw.edu
Mon Jan 21 19:20:06 PST 2019


Friday, January 25, 2019
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Raitt 121

Center for Studies of Demography and Ecology (CSDE)
Panel on the Health Risks of Climate Change

- Kristie Ebi, Professor, Global Health & Environmental and Occupational
Health Sciences, UW
- Jeffrey Duchin, Professor, Medicine – Allergy and Infectious Diseases
& Epidemiology, UW
- Sam Sellers, Senior Fellow, CHanGE, Global Health, UW

What the Interactions between Climate and Socioeconomic Changes Could Mean
for Population Health over Coming Decades.

Kristie L. Ebi is Director of the Center for Health and the Global
Environment (CHanGE), and Rohm and Haas Endowed Professor in Public Health
Sciences at the University of Washington. She conducts research and
practice on the health risks of climate variability and change for over
twenty years, focusing on understanding sources of vulnerability,
estimating current and future health risks of climate change, and designing
adaptation policies and measures to reduce the risks of climate change in
multi-stressor environments. She is author on multiple national and
international climate change assessments, including the IPCC Special Report
on Global Warming of 1.5°C. She co-chairs the International Committee On
New Integrated Climate change assessment Scenarios (ICONICS) that created
five scenarios of socioeconomic development over this century.

Future Drivers of Vulnerability, Particularly Demographic Change.

Sam Sellers is a Senior Fellow at CHanGE. He researches the causes and
consequences of mortality related to climate change. He also conducts
research about family planning, environmental conservation, gender, and
governance. He received his Ph.D. in Ecology from the University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2017, and his BA in Political Science from
Swarthmore College in 2011.

A Local Public Health Perspective on Health Impacts of Climate Change.

Dr. Duchin is Seattle and King County’s Health Officer for Public Health
and Chief of the Health Department’s Communicable Disease Epidemiology &
Immunization Section. He has served in numerous local and national
leadership positions, including as a member of the CDC’s Board of
Scientific Counselors and the US Advisory Committee on Immunization
Practices (ACIP), the Board of Directors of the Infectious Disease Society
of America (IDSA), Chair of the Public Health Committee for the IDSA, the
National Academy of Medicine’s (NAM) Forum on Microbial Threats, and the
NAMs Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness.
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