The Talks@12 series, sponsored by the HMS Office of Communications and External Relations, offers the entire community a chance to hear from the extraordinary researchers and educators who make HMS a world-class institution.

HMS staff, faculty and students are invited to attend these lunchtime talks on campus, while members of the public are invited to view via livestream.

For more information, please contact: communications@hms.harvard.edu.


Upcoming Talks@12:


Healing Global Warming

January 24 | NOON-1 P.M.
Armenise Amphitheater

What is the true impact of global warming on human health? HMS and its affiliated hospitals recently signed a joint commitment to extensively decarbonize throughout our local medical community and actively contribute to reversing some of the ill effects of climate change. Aaron Bernstein will discuss how reducing greenhouse gas emissions provides health benefits, improves patient care and is quickly becoming critical to the future of health care.  

Aaron BernsteinAaron Bernstein, MD MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School

 Hospitalist, Division of General Pediatrics
Boston Children's Hospital

Co-Director, Center for Climate, Health and the Global Environment 
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Assistant Faculty Director, Climate and Health Initiative

Harvard Global Health Institute