The Role of Technology Policy in Improving Public Health

Mary Nichols, JD Former Chair California Air Resources Board   This event is part of the fall 2021 Climate & Health Seminar Series, in collaboration with the USC Dornsife Spatial Sciences Institute and the Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center. Registration details will be updated soon.

Historical Perspectives on Health Inequality in Africa: Is There Light at the End of the Tunnel?

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The USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health and the USC Gehr Family Center for Health Systems Science and Innovation invite you to a virtual lecture featuring Professor Joachim Osur, vice chancellor at Amref International University and director of regional projects and field offices at Amref Health Africa. Health inequality is a widely recognized and growing problem around the world, especially in low- […]

Climate Change from the Streets: How Conflict and Collaboration Strengthen the Environmental Justice Movement

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Michael Méndez Assistant Professor Department of Urban Planning and Public Policy School of Social Ecology University of California, Irvine   This event is part of the fall 2021 Climate & Health Seminar Series, in collaboration with the USC Dornsife Equity Research Institute, USC Dornsife Spatial Sciences Institute and Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center. Registration […]

When Climate is Everything, How Do We Manage the World and Leave No One Behind?

Join USC IIGH for a lecture featuring Dr. Rachel Kyte, dean of The Fletcher School at Tufts University and adviser to the COP26 climate talks. Dr. Kyte will discuss the urgent need to decarbonize our economies and invest in our resilience to climate impacts. With a focus on inclusion and addressing inequalities through economic recovery, […]

Health and Human Rights in the Climate Crisis: Charting Challenges and Solutions Conference

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USC IIGH is a proud co-organizer of Health and Human Rights in the Climate Crisis: Charting Challenges and Solutions, a virtual conference taking place Oct. 21–29, 2021, to showcase the research, policies and practice of experts, researchers, practitioners, and activists from around the globe in addressing the health and rights impacts of climate change. As […]

Lessons From COVID: How Do We Best Ensure Equitable Access to and Implementation of Self-Care Interventions?

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Join USC IIGH for a virtual lecture featuring Dr. Manjulaa Narasimhan, scientist for the WHO Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Research. Leading the work on self-care for the World Health Organization, Dr. Narasimhan will discuss approaches to ensuring equal access to self-care interventions with a focus on empowering and supporting marginalized populations across […]

Threats of Climate Change to Children’s Health and Equity: Solutions Now

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Frederica Perera, DrPH, PhD Professor of Public Health Director, Translational Research Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University   This event is part of the fall 2021 Climate & Health Seminar Series, in collaboration with the USC Dornsife Spatial Sciences Institute and Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center. Registration details […]