Keynote speech by American Public Health Association Executive Director Georges C. ...read more about Public Health Research@ Maryland 2015 Keynote Speaker: Georges C. Benjamin, Becoming the Healthiest Nation
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Distinguished University of Maryland Professor Dr. Rita Colwell presented the morning PHR@MD keynote, which detailed her research linking cholera outbreaks to weather patterns. She and her team were the first to link global warming with a potential rise in cases of infectious disease. Introduction by Donald Milton, MD, DrPH, Director, Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health, UMD School of Public Health. ...read more about Public Health Research@ Maryland 2015 Keynote Speaker: Rita Colwell
This panel discussion focused on climate change's affect on public health, such as links with asthma, hay fever, and salmonella infections, and Maryland government strategies to address the issue. Public Health Research @Maryland 2015 panel discussion led by MIAEH Associate Professor Amir Sapkota, PhD, and UM SOM Epidemiology and Public Health Professor Laura Hungerford, DVM, MPH, PhD, with panelists Clifford S. Mitchell, MS, MD, MPH, who serves as the director of the Environmental Health Bureau in the Maryland Dept. ...read more about Public Health Research@ Maryland 2015 Panel: What We Know and Don’t Know About Climate Change and Health