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Global Health in Action

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Jonathan Patz is world-renowned for his work on climate and health.

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The new Planetary Health Graduate Scholarship programs encourages students and their advisors to work across disciplines, discovering new insights into their work and new paths toward a sustainable, healthy tomorrow for humans and the planet.

Save the Date

FEBRUARY 24, 4:00 p.m.: Chris McCahill, deputy director of the state's Smart Street Initiative presents the inaugural Health-Oriented Transportation (HOT) Topic seminar in Room 1010 of the Medical Sciences Center. This new series invites experts on transportation to speak about their work and its implications for health.