Tag: public health

The Coronavirus Pandemic
What’s Next

June 23rd, 2020 Part of: .

Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Caroline Buckee, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & WGBH Tuesday, June 23, 2020 The coronavirus pandemic. More than 8 million cases globally and 440,000 deaths Read More…

Racism and COVID-19
Inequities and Policing

June 18th, 2020 Part of: .

Racism and COVID-19: Inequities and Policing Facebook Live Q&A with David Harris, Managing Director, Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race & Justice, Harvard Law School Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & WGBH Thursday, June 18, 2020 Calls for social justice and Read More…

When Public Health Means Business

June 17th, 2020 Part of: .

WHEN PUBLIC HEALTH MEANS BUSINESS, Part 3 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Presented jointly by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the New England Journal of Medicine Hosted by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health A Virtual Fireside Chat with Lawrence H. Summers and Ali Velshi Michelle A. Read More…

When Public Health Means Business

June 10th, 2020 Part of: .

WHEN PUBLIC HEALTH MEANS BUSINESS, Part 2 Wednesday, June 10, 2020 Presented jointly by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the New England Journal of Medicine Hosted by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Michelle A. Williams, Dean of the Faculty at the Harvard T.H. Chan School Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Responding Now and Averting Future Crises

May 19th, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Howard Koh, Professor of the Practice of Public Health Leadership at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Harvard Kennedy School Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from Read More…

Conflicts Over Science And Policy At The EPA
Where Are We Headed?

October 19th, 2018 Part of: .

CONFLICTS OVER SCIENCE AND POLICY AT THE EPA: Where Are We Headed? Presented jointly with PRI’s The World & WGBH Brief Video Highlight Friday, October 19, 2018, Noon-1pm ET What is the status of evidence-based environmental policy in the U.S? Sweeping policy shifts, regulatory rollbacks, and decisions such as the withdrawal from the Paris Climate Read More…

Lead Contamination Beyond Flint
Drinking Water and Children's Health

April 20th, 2017 Part of: .

Brief Video Highlight LEAD CONTAMINATION BEYOND FLINT: Drinking Water and Children’s Health Thursday, April 20, 2017 On the whole, American drinking water is safe. However, more than a year after toxic lead levels forced a federal state of emergency in Flint, MI, 63 percent of Americans report that they worry a great deal about polluted Read More…

Building Resiliency in an Age of Terrorism
Public Health Perspectives

April 25th, 2016 Part of: .

Brief Video Highlight A series of terrorist attacks — including recent bombings in Belgium — has shaken the public’s sense of security as they go about the most mundane tasks of daily life. Images of carnage at subway stations, restaurants, workplaces, concerts and sporting events have flashed across the world’s social media and traditional news Read More…