Former EPA chief Gina McCarthy launches Center for Climate, Health and the Global Environment at Harvard
Recognizing the serious threat climate change poses to public health, the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health recently launched C-CHANGE: Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment, as reported in PRI.
The center will work on the full range of public health impacts including population issues, green building construction and nutrition. Gina McCarthy, former EPA chief, says the center plans to form partnerships with cities that are exploring ways to mitigate climate change and with companies that want to build and work within greener environments.
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