October Breakfast Seminar 10/16, 8am

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

Welcome back for Fall Quarter! Please join the Center for Health and the Global Environment (CHanGE) for our monthly Breakfast Seminar. Our October meeting will feature CHanGE Director Dr. Kris Ebi.

Date: Tuesday, October 16
Time: 8:00 to 9:00 am
Location: Roosevelt 1 Building, “Fishbowl” conference room
(4225 Roosevelt Way, Suite #100 – through revolving doors, on your left. Buzz to be let in; conference room is at the top of the stairs to the left)
RSVP: chge@uw.edu

Beverages (coffee/tea) and a light breakfast will be provided. Please RSVP to help us plan our order and accommodate all participants.

More Information & Speaker Bios:

Dr. Kristie Ebi brings more than 20 years of experience in global climate change and health to directing and leading the Center for Health and the Global Environment. Kristie conducts research on the health risks of global change, including from extreme events, thermal stress, foodborne and waterborne safety and security, and vector-borne diseases. She has worked on understanding vulnerability and designing adaptation options to increase resilience in multi-stressor environments in Central America, Europe, Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the US.

Topic:
Dr. Ebi will discuss the recent IPCC approval session for the special report on warming of 1.5°C.