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Past Events

Climate and Environment

Spotlight Series

Adapting Healthcare Infrastructure and Services to Climate Change

Join us for a conversation on what it means to make healthcare facilities more environmentally sustainable and resilient to increasing natural disasters and the importance of community engagement to focus on anticipatory action to prevent as many individual illnesses as possible.

Original air date: October 18, 2023

Spotlight Series

Understanding the linkages between planetary health and population health in South Asia

Join us for a conversation on research covering the impact of climate change on health in South Asia and how researchers can assess vulnerability in the area and utilize the assessment to minimize climate stress on the area’s most vulnerable populations.

Original air date: August 28, 2023

Spotlight Series

Climate Change and Baltimore: How Can We Increase Health and Resiliency of Communities

In this event, our speakers will discuss the impacts of climate change on our air, water and public health in Baltimore City, what is being done locally to mitigate and adapt to the impacts of climate change, and how we can all contribute to these efforts.  

Original air date: September 15, 2022

Spotlight Series

Evaluating the Built Environment to Prevent Youth Substance Abuse

Join Adam Milam, MD, PhD ’12, MHS ’09, for a conversation on how communities can directly impact the health and well-being of youth in the neighborhood and what some communities have done to ensure the safety of younger residents.

Original air date: February 15, 2022

Spotlight Series

The Environmental Focus of Tobacco Control

Join Thomas Novotny, MD, MPH '92 and Ryan Kennedy, PhD for a facilitated discussion around the history of tobacco control, where we are now, and where Novotny and Kennedy want to see the field move in the future.

Original air date: December 7, 2021