Global Health News

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Institute for Climate, Environment and Human Health ( ICEHH) - Fall 2016 Research Symposium 

“Bridging Atmospheric Science with Public Health: Research on Climate  Change, Extreme Weather, and Human Health”

Interested UAlbany faculty, staff and students and New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) scientists are invited to the ICEHH’s inaugural Fall Research Symposium designed to bring together experts from the University at Albany’s Atmospheric Sciences Research Center (ASRC), School of Public Health (SPH), Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences (DAES), and the NYSDOH to discuss the key findings and implications of ongoing research into the nexus of climate & human health.

 

When:                  Wednesday, November 30, 2016, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Where:                University at Albany School of Public Health  |  Room 110A

Registration:      No fees | Registration required (see link below) | Light breakfast, lunch, coffee breaks provided

                           https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Fall2016Symposium

 

Keynote Presentation - “Under the Weather? The Health Consequences of a Changing Climate”

Dr. George Luber (Chief, Climate and Health Program, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, Center for Diseases Control & Prevention)

 

ICEHH_Fall_2016_Symposium_Flier_v5.pdf

 

 ICEHH_Fall_2016_Symposium_DetailedProgram_v3.pdf

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The Upcoming Segment of SUNY GHI Grand Rounds  

The  SUNY Global Health Institute's 2016-2017 Virtual Grand Rounds featuring presentations by global health specialists across the SUNY  system continues with it's November presentation see the link below  for more information.  

Internal-UAlbanyFlyer_GHI_Virtual_Grand_Rounds_SUNY_Downstate_November_2016_v1(1).pdf

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 Announcement for New HPMB Winter Session Topic Course  

Topics in Health Policy and Management- Universal Health Care in Costa Rica (3 credit hours)

The Center  for Global Health  is pleased to announce the introduction of a new topics course that will be offered in Winter Session 2017. For more information about this course  please click on the link below.

Announcement_New_HPMB_Winter_Session_Topics_Course_Universal_Health_Care_in_Costa_Rica_WinterSession2016-2017_v3_final_(4).pdf