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"Heat Advisory" Speaking Tour

September 8, 2016 - October 27, 2016

PSR board member and senior scientist Alan Lockwood, MD FAAN, will visit six states this fall to highlight the health effects of climate change. The occasion is his new book, published by MIT Press: Heat Advisory: Protecting Health on a Warming Planet

Dr. Lockwood will visit Wisconsin, Indiana, Illinois, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Florida. Below, find a tentative calendar of events.

Bookmark this page and return periodically for times, venues and more confirmed dates. Any questions contact bgottlieb@psr.org.

Heat Advisory:  Protecting Health on a Warming Planet
Tentative Calendar of Events

Thursday, Sept. 8: Evansville, IN. PSR board member Alan Lockwood, MD, will be a featured speaker at "Breaking the Silence: Coal's Impact on Our Health." 10:00 am – noon, Old National Events Plaza, 715 Locust Street; Locust Rooms. Sponsored by the Sierra Club.
Tuesday, Sept. 20: Lancaster, PA. PSR board member Alan Lockwood, MD, presents Grand Rounds at Lancaster General Hospital. 7:00 am, 555 North Duke Street.
Thursday, Sept. 22: Philadelphia, PA. PSR/Philadelphia presents Alan Lockwood, MD, discussing his just-published book, "Heat Advisory." 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Blumle Life Science Building, Room 105/107, 233 South 10th Street. Cosponsored by American Lung Association.
Monday, Sept. 26: Asheville, NC. PSR/Western North Carolina presents Alan Lockwood, MD discussing his just-published book, "Heat Advisory." 5:15 - 7:00 pm, The Collider, suite 401, 1 Haywood Street. Cosponsored by Mountain Area Health Education Center.
Tuesday, Sept. 27, Swannanoa, NC. Presentation by PSR's Dr. Alan Lockwood, followed by dinner and discussion. Noon, Warren Wilson College, Canon Lounge in Gladfelter Student Center on campus.
Wednesday, Sept. 28: Sylva, NC. PSR/Western North Carolina presents Alan Lockwood, MD discussing his just-published book, "Heat Advisory." 7:00 pm, City Lights Bookstore, 3 East Jackson St.
Thursday, Sept. 29: Asheville, NC. PSR/Western North Carolina presents Alan Lockwood, MD discussing his just-published book, "Heat Advisory." Noon, University of NC Asheville, Room 125, Rhoades Robinson Hall (RRO).
Wednesday, October 5: Miami, FL. PSR/Florida is sponsoring a Special Lecture by Alan Lockwood, MD, on climate change and health. Noon at Miami-Nicklaus Children's Hospital.
Thursday, October 6: Tampa, FL. PSR/Florida presents PSR board member Alan Lockwood, MD at a variety of events: Grand Rounds, 8:00 am at Tampa General Hospital. Dean's Lecture at the College of Public Health, Noon at University of South Florida. Community meeting, 6:00 pm at Tampa Bay Garden Club.
Wednesday, October 19: Madison, WI. PSR/Wisconsin will host PSR board member Alan Lockwood, MD 8:00 pm at Pyle Center – Vandenburg Auditorium on the UW-Madison Campus.
Thursday, October 27: Chicago, IL. PSR board member Alan Lockwood, MD, presents Grand Rounds, 7:30 am at Central DuPage Hospital. Contact info@chicagopsr.org for more information.
Thursday, October 27: Chicago, IL. Dr. Alan Lockwood will give a talk on climate change and health, co-sponsored by the Center for Global Health at the University of Chicago. Noon at Pritzker School of Medicine. Contact info@chicagopsr.org for more information.