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The 10th Annual Global Health Symposium: Raising a Healthy Generation

Fri., April 9, 2021, 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.

Keynote Lecture

The Early Life Exposome—from Concept to Implementation​

Martine Vrijheid​, PhD, Research professor, Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal), Spain

Martine Vrijheid.

Event Program

Jean Wactawski-Wende.

9:00 a.m.--Welcome.

 Jean Wactawski-Wende, PhD, SUNY Distinguished Professor and dean, School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP)

Martine Vrijheid.

9:05 a.m--Keynote Lecture --The Early Life Exposome—from Concept to Implementation​.  

Pauline Mendola.

9:45 a.m.--Long-term consequences of obstetric and neonatal risks associated with air pollution 

Shao Lin.

10:05 a.m.--Climate change, extreme weather and natural disaster on human health

10:25 a.m.--Panel Discussion

Tia Palermo.

10:35 a.m.--Strengthening adolescent capabilities: evidence from a Tanzanian social protection program simultaneously addressing economic and health challenges.

Jennifer L. Temple.

10:50--Adolescent health behavior: challenges and opportunities

Oscar Gomez-Duarte.

11:05 a.m.--COVID-19 Impacts on Children

Oscar G. Gómez-Duarte, MD, PhD, chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, associate professor, Department of Pediatrics, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

11:20 a.m.--Panel Discussion

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