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

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Deadline extended: Applications for new director due January 20. See information below. Jonathan Patz, M.D., MPH, has announced his plan to step down as director of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Global Health Institute (GHI) in …

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January 25: Global Health Tuesday's return with "How I Live." In a new format, you're asked to watch the film first, then join the panel discussion with filmmakers. Details inside.