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Wisconsin Energy Institute

Global Health Seminar Series - Global Health and planetary thresholds: Institutional Design Challenges

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Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 5:00pm

Executive Director of the Center for Large Landscape Conservation, Dr. Gary Tabor addresses how global health in the 21st century requires new attention to changes occurring to the earth's ecosystems, climate, and natural resources - and without a reorientation to include these issues, conventional global health interventions will be undermined by substantial shifts in these life supporting systems at the planetary scale. 1010 Medical Sciences Center. 5 p.m. Cost: free. Information: 262-3862, teigland@wisc.edu