University Seminar: Climate Change and Mental Health

Date(s) - Tuesday, December 7th, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This University Seminar will feature the interdisciplinary research from a panel of experts working on issues related to climate change and global mental health. Brief presentations will be followed by a moderated discussion of the priorities, challenges, and opportunities to address climate change and mitigate its impacts on mental health.


Christy A. Denckla, PhD
Assistant Professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Kyle X. Hill, PhD, MPH
Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa / Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate / Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe
Assistant Professor at the University of North Dakota
Associate Faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Julian Eaton, MD, MRCPsych
Assistant Professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Mental Health Director at CBM Global
Ashlee Cunsolo, PhD
Founding Dean of the School of Arctic and Subartic Studies, Labrador Institute of Memorial University


Jura Augustinavicius, PhD
Assistant Professor at the School of Population and Global Health, McGill University

Advanced registration is required (click here to register). This seminar is open to the Columbia community and the Public.