Planetary health is an emerging field that recognizes a balance is needed among the global systems of land, air, water and life. It raises awareness about our looming crisis of rapidly growing populations juxtaposed against limited food and natural resources. Climate change adds more unpredictability and extreme events into the mix. Planetary health identifies solutions that will help populations, both human and animal, to foster resilience in the face of changing environments.
The Planetary Health COE is seeking UC students interested in the environment, vulnerable populations and the nexus of science and stakeholders to serve as student ambassadors. Apply by July 16, 2018!