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Webinar: Climate Change and Health: Converging Threats, Cascading Health Risks: Climate Change, Food Security, and Migration

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Thursday, 15 April 2021, 5:30

Thursday, April 15, 2021. 5:30 PM Eastern. Webinar: Climate Change and Health: Converging Threats, Cascading Health Risks: Climate Change, Food Security, and Migration. Speakers TBA. Sponsored by University of California, San Francisco. More information here.

Join the UCSF School of Medicine Office of Population Health and Health Equity and the UCSF Center for Climate, Health, and Equity for the second event of a three-part speaker series on Climate Change and Health. The series, chaired by Sheri Weiser, MD, MPH, features three virtual 90-minute sessions on the 3rd Thursdays of the month in March-May 2:30-4pm PDT. This is the second session of the series: Converging Threats, Cascading Health Risks: Climate
Change, Food Security, and Migration. Climate change is anticipated to unleash unprecedented threats to global food security and to drive the largest wave of human migration in history. This session will evaluate the intersection of climate change with the social determinants of health, emphasizing the compounding connections between a warming climate, food and water security, and migration.

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