Oct 20: Health, Equity & Collaboration as Catalysts for Regional Climate Adaptation in BC

Oct 20, 2022
  • Thursday, October 20, 2022 1pm - 3pm
  • Location:
    Peter Wall Institute
    Seminar Room (Room 307)
    6331 Crescent Road, UBC

The Wall Catalyst Emeriti cohort meet monthly to share research experience and engage with guest lecturers on the topic of the “Climate and Nature Emergency”. Their guest on Oct 20 is Craig Brown, PhD, the Climate Change and Health Lead at Vancouver Costal Health

Craig Brown 

In this public health role as Climate Change and Health Lead for Vancouver Coastal Health, Craig Brown supports climate change adaptation and mitigation projects, with a strong emphasis on community collaboration, equity, and reconciliation. Craig is also an author on national and international climate assessments, including the IPCC Sixth Assessment report, and an associate faculty member at Royal Roads University in the Master of Arts in Climate Action Leadership program.

Members of the UBC Emeritus College and the general public are invited to attend a lecture by the guest speaker. There will be a question period following the presentation.

This event is open to all to attend in person or over Zoom.