2019 CUGH Conference    I    March 8 - 10, 2019   I   Satellite Sessions  March 7, 2019   |   Hilton  Chicago Hotel    I   Chicago, IL​​

Satellite Session | HALF DAY Workshop

Planetary Health: One Health Solutions to Improve the Health of People and the Planet 

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CUGH PRE-CONFERENCE HALF DAY WORKSHOP​​​​

Thursday March 7, 2019
Time: 1pm to 4:30pm
Room:

Hilton Chicago Hotel
Chicago, Ilinois



REGISTRATION
  • Registration is free but required.
  • Registration for the satellite session is separate from registration for the CUGH conference.




SATELLITE SESSION ORGANIZER
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison



SATELLITE DESCRIPTION
​The Session convenes leaders from the established tracks of CUGH including, One Health, Global Environment Health, and more to share case studies of successful interventions at the nexus of environment and health. 

The case studies discussed include Climate Change and Energy, One Health and Zoonotic Disease, Sustainable Food Systems, and Global Pollution: update from the 2018 Lancet Commissioned Report, "Pollution and Health." 



SATELLITE OBJECTIVES
  • Present case studies related to linkages between human health and healthy ecosystems and other environmental conditions
  • Show key sectors where actions can have potentially the largest public health benefit - for example, energy, food, and urban transport - as well as the cross-cutting issues of stable ecosystems and global pollution
  • Convene leading university-based global health scholars, students and practitioners to facilitate network and to promote a planetary health approach to reach more lasting global health issues

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