Environmental Health on the Rocks

A Science Cafe about Enviornmental Health Issues

What do current environmental issues mean to you?  Converse with environmental health researchers and scientists from The University of Arizona. Explore vital issues that affect our health and livelihood.  Visit information stations on climate change and your health.  Learn from experts and discover ways to make a difference.


February 25, 2015 - 5:50-7:30 p.m.

"Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) and Food Security"

Featured Guest Speakers

Doug Taren, PhD, College of Public Health


Rod Wing, PhD, School of Plant Sciences













October 22, 2014

“The Impact of Climate Change on You”

Featured Guest Speakers

Gregg Garfin PhD, Geosciences

Dr. Garfin is a leading expert on climate change in the Southwest, and effective delivery of science to decision makers.

“Climate Change in the Southwest”

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Heidi Brown PhD, Epidemiology

Dr. Brown is an epidemiologist with a research focus on the association between climate change and human health, and occurrence of disease.

“Climate Change and Health”

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