Quie & Peterson Global Health Lecture
October 30 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pmFree
The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility presents the first annual Quie & Peterson Global Health Lecture to honor the work of Dr. Paul G Quie and Dr. Phillip K. Peterson, and to continue their legacy of global health leadership.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Patz, Director, Global Health Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
October 30, 2017 at the Weisman Art Museum
- 5:30 pm: Social hour with light appetizers and cash bar
- 6:15 pm: Introduction of the Quie & Peterson Global Health Lecture and Keynote by Dr. Jonathan Patz; Dessert reception to follow.
- Weisman Art Galleries open 5:00 – 8:00
Keynote speaker Dr. Jonathan Patz, MD, M.P.H., is director of the Global Health Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For 15 years, Dr. Patz served as a lead author for the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (or IPCC), the organization that shared the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize with Al Gore. He also co-chaired the health expert panel of the U.S. National Assessment on Climate Change, a report mandated by the U.S. Congress.
Space is limited, registration is required.