4 Feb 2015

Research pub

Submitted by ohsadmin

A One Health Sweden Research Pub on Climate change and influence on human and animal health was held at Grindstugan (Uppsala), Monday the 26th of January, 2015, at 16:30.  The presentations are available as a PDF for each speaker.


  • Welcome
    Ann Albihn, Assoc. Prof., National Veterinary Institute (SVA). Presentation.
  • Essential conclusions from the Fifth Assessment Report from the Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change
    Lars Bärring, Senior Scientist, Swedish IPCC co-Focal Point, Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI). Presentation.

  • Global Environmental Change and Infectious Diseases in Europe: Prototype Early Warning Systems Jan Semenza, Professor and Head of Health Determinants Programme at European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC). Presentation.

  • West Nile Fever Linda Ernholm, Epidemiologist, National Veterinary Institute (SVA). Presentation.





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More info about SMHIs work concerning the 5AR/IPCC report: www.smhi.se/tema/ipcc
About climate scenarios: www.smhi.se/klimatdata/framtidens-klimat/klimatscenarier?sp=en
More about ECDCs work concerning climate change: www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/healthtopics/climate_change/Pages/index.aspx


About 40 people attended.

About 40 people attended. After the presentations food was served and the discussions continued.
Photo: Eva Haxton.
Monday, 26 January, 2015 - 16:30