List of Capitol Hill Briefing Series

List of Past Capitol Hill Briefings
List of Past Capitol Hill Briefings

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Climate Change and Infectious Disease
Capitol Hill Briefing on Climate Change and Infectious Disease
Friday, February 28 2:00 pm

Friday, February 28 
2:00 pm
Senate Russell 253

Topics to be covered include the controversy over whether climate change will increase the burden of infectious disease, focusing on malaria and other mosquito-transmitted diseases. The nature of the scientific evidence for climate warming increasing infectious disease risk and the potential for new diseases to invade the United States will also be discussed.