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Drawing on peer-reviewed scientific and medical research, Dr. Lockwood meticulously details the symptoms of climate change and their medical side effects.
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Dr. Alan Lockwood on "Heat Advisory"
October 19, 2016
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Pyle Center – Vandenburg Auditorium on the UW-Madison Campus, 702 Langdon St.
PSR/Wisconsin will host a free public lecture by PSR board member Alan Lockwood, MD. Attendees will hear Dr. Lockwood talk about the effects of climate change on earth’s ecosystems, and the effects these will have on human health, including increases in infectious diseases and crop shortages leading to famine.
Sponsored by: Physicians for Social Responsibility-Wisconsin; Wisconsin Environmental Health Network; Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, UW School of Medicine and Public Health
Co-Sponsored by: Sierra Club-John Muir Chapter, 350 Madison
See the full list of events on Dr. Lockwood's speaking tour
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