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

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Jonathan Patz, M.D., MPH, director of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Global Health Institute, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine in recognition of his pioneering research on the connections between climate change and …

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January 28, 2020: Emma Lundberg discusses her work with healthy streams in a Global Health Tuesday seminar.