CLIMATE CHANGE AND… Speaker Keynote Speakers Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams

is Dean of the Faculty, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Angelopoulos Professor in Public Health and International Development, a joint faculty appointment at the Harvard Chan School and Harvard Kennedy School. She is an internationally renowned epidemiologist and public health scientist, an award-winning educator, and a widely recognized academic leader. Prior to becoming Dean on July 1, 2016, she was Professor and Chair of the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Program Leader of the Population Health and Health Disparities Research Programs at Harvard’s Clinical and Translational Sciences Center (Harvard Catalyst)

She will hold two Keynote speeches on the following subjects:

  1. Health is the human face of climate change
  2. Challenges and oppportunities for promoting young scientists in global cooperation