University of Wisconsin–Madison

Director Jonathan Patz to speak at TEDxOshkosh: Climate Change is Affecting Our Health. Is There a Cure?

GHI Director Jonathan Patz has been selected to speak at the 2017 TEDxOshkosh event. Here he will discuss climate change and its connection to public health problems – from alterations in infectious disease transmission to water-source compromise, malnutrition, air pollution, and other factors. Patz will draw from the latest research to show the health and economic benefits of investing in climate change mitigation.

This TEDx event will be held in November and include a wide range of speakers and topics. Read more about Patz and fellow TEDx speakers here.