Institute for Health Seminar:
Quantifying Environmental Justice and Wellbeing in Climate, Health, and Other Areas of Policy Analysis

Date

Nov 14 2019

Time

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Location

Institute for Health Bldg -- Room 120
112 Paterson St. New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Speaker(s)

  • Mark Budolfson

    Dr. Mark Budolfson is an Assistant Professor at the University of Vermont within the Department of Philosophy. His research centers on interdisciplinary issues in public policy, public health, and ethics, especially related to collective action problems such as climate change and other dilemmas that arise in connection with common resources and public goods. His current research focuses on population-level bioethics and quantitative analysis of environmental justice as applied to climate economics, food systems, and ecosystem health. More Information about Dr. Budolfson

    Mark Budolfson

    Dr. Mark Budolfson is an Assistant Professor at the University of Vermont within the Department of Philosophy. His research centers on interdisciplinary issues in public policy, public health, and ethics, especially related to collective action problems such as climate change and other dilemmas that arise in connection with common resources and public goods. His current research focuses on population-level bioethics and quantitative analysis of environmental justice as applied to climate economics, food systems, and ecosystem health. More Information about Dr. Budolfson

Dr. Budolfson’s discussion will describe methods for quantifying environmental justice and human wellbeing in models of climate change and public health. He will also describe how these and related methods can be used to make progress in policy analysis related to health disparities, population growth and associated interventions, and other challenges.


Date

Nov 14 2019

Time

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Location

Institute for Health Bldg -- Room 120
112 Paterson St. New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Organizer

Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research
Website
https://ihhcpar.rutgers.edu/