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HSPH-NIEHS Colloquium Series: Greg Wellenius, ScD
February 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join us for our 2022-2023 colloquium series on Environmental Health in Action. This month, we welcome Greg Wellenius, ScD, professor on Environmental Health at the Boston University School of Public Health (BUSPH) and Director of the new BUSPH Center for Climate and Health. He is an environmental epidemiologist committed to reducing the adverse health impacts of continued climate change through research, training, and engagement. Dr. Wellenius also teaches an introductory graduate-level class on quantitative methods and serves on the Research Committee of the Health Effects Institute, as a visiting scientist with Google, and on the executive committee of the Extreme Heat Resilience Alliance.
The title of this presentation is: Building Resilience to Extreme Heat: Strategies for Adapting to a Warming World
Students and Postdocs: We will host an (in-person only) Trainee Session with Prof. Wellenius from 12:00 – 12:45pm ET (before his presentation). This is a chance for students and postdocs to meet privately with our speaker to discuss research interests, career advice, funding opportunities, etc. Space is limited. RSVP required for the Trainee Session (not required for the main presentation). Please check back for more details (i.e location, etc.).RSVP - Trainee Session