Climate and Health Seminar – University of Copenhagen

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Climate and Health Seminar

Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health


Programme of the day: 

  • 13:00: Introduction / Professor Gorm Greisen
  • 13:15: Climate Change: An overview / Anders Poulsen (geographer)
  • 13:30: Changes in Disease Patterns - vector born diseases / Peter Furu (Director of Master of Disaster Management, UCPH)
  • 14:00: Tropical Architecture / Jakob Knudsen (Architect, Associate Professor)
  • 14:30: Lancet Countdown 2030 / Dr. Nick Watts (Director of the Lancet Climate Commission)
  • 15:00: Coffee Break*
  • 15:30: Climate Change & Health / Professor Øjvind Lidegaard
  • 16:00: Experience from WHO, Global Climate & Health Alliance / Charlotte Holm-Hansen (MD)
  • 16:15: Climate Change, Ethics / Professor Gorm Greisen
  • 16:45: Discussion and Round Up
  • 17:00: Collection of Diploma  

*Coffee and refreshments will be served

Venue: Rigshospitalet Auditorium 1, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen

Participation: Students free, all others 25 DKK

Registration: https://bit.ly/ClimateHealthRH  or find the event on Facebook