December 14th, 2022 @ 1:00 pm

Climate and justice: The EPA’s action plan

Virtual In Person

A conversation with EPA Regional Administrator David Cash  The Environmental Protection Agency is launching a new Office of Environmental Justice and vowing to use its regulatory power to mitigate the … Continue reading "Climate and justice: The EPA’s action plan"


December 5th, 2022 @ 5:30 pm

Free! Take a Break with Meditative Painting 

In Person

Presented by The Studio & Office for Student Services at Harvard Chan School  Harvard Chan students — take a break from studying for finals and explore your creativity through art! … Continue reading "Free! Take a Break with Meditative Painting "


December 5th, 2022 @ 1:00 pm

Creativity and the brain: How the arts can shape well-being

Virtual

A Dr. Lawrence H. and Roberta Cohn Forum  Humans have been creating art for millennia — since long before the emergence of the written word. Now, researchers are beginning to … Continue reading "Creativity and the brain: How the arts can shape well-being"


December 1st, 2022 @ 12:00 pm

View from the Hill: A conversation with Rep. Dwight Evans

Virtual

Rep. Dwight Evans represents a Philadelphia district on the front lines of America’s gun violence epidemic. He has developed an ambitious $50 billion plan to tackle gun violence at its … Continue reading "View from the Hill: A conversation with Rep. Dwight Evans"


November 9th, 2022 @ 1:00 pm

POSTPONED – John Nkengasong: Advancing global health security, from Africa CDC to PEPFAR

Virtual In Person

This event is being postponed. We will provide a new date when available. Ambassador Dr. John Nkengasong served as the first director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and … Continue reading "POSTPONED – John Nkengasong: Advancing global health security, from Africa CDC to PEPFAR"


November 4th, 2022 @ 10:00 am

The fight for equity: Reforming health care systems from within

Virtual In Person

Structural racism takes a pernicious toll on health. And institutional and individual bias can mean you’re treated differently depending on the color of your skin. The result: Huge racial disparities … Continue reading "The fight for equity: Reforming health care systems from within"


October 26th, 2022 @ 1:00 pm

Shaping the future of public health: A conversation with emerging leaders

Virtual In Person

A psychiatrist who focuses on erasing the stigma of mental health care in the Black community. A hospital executive who tackles emergency preparedness through an equity lens. A nonprofit founder … Continue reading "Shaping the future of public health: A conversation with emerging leaders"


October 25th, 2022 @ 12:00 pm

View from the Hill: A conversation with Sen. Tim Kaine

Virtual

Sen. Tim Kaine came down with COVID in the first wave of the pandemic, in March of 2020. Today, he experiences non-debilitating Long COVID, which he describes as minor and … Continue reading "View from the Hill: A conversation with Sen. Tim Kaine"


October 17th, 2022 @ 12:00 pm

Preventing the next pandemic: New tools for global surveillance 

Virtual

The coronavirus pandemic revealed huge flaws in global health security. And the risk of another such outbreak is very real. Can we predict—and then prevent—the next pandemic? In this panel, … Continue reading "Preventing the next pandemic: New tools for global surveillance "


October 13th, 2022 @ 1:00 pm

Gov. Charlie Baker: An inside look at health policy challenges and solutions

In Person

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker had spent his vacation huddled around the phone with advisers, trying to make sense of the “novel coronavirus” rapidly spreading through the state. On March 9, … Continue reading "Gov. Charlie Baker: An inside look at health policy challenges and solutions"