Past Event

Election 2020: What Can Public Health Do Now?

November 12, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Join Mailman Faculty for a discussion regarding the implications of “the most important election of our time.”

Michael Sparer, JD, PhD, Professor and Chair, Health Policy and Management, will moderate the conversation focusing on the most prevalent public health issues right now: COVID-19, Health Inequity, Environmental & Climate Policy, Reproductive Health, and the Affordable Care Act.


  • Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPH, MPA, University Professor, Dr. Mathilde Krim-amfAR Chair of Global Health Epidemiology (In ICAP), Director, ICAP
  • Ross Frommer, VP for Government and Community Affairs and Associate Dean at Columbia University Medical Center
  • Terry McGovern, JD, Harriet and Robert H. Heilbrunn Professor and Chair Department of Population and Family Health
  • Jeffrey Shaman, PHD, Professor, Environmental Health Sciences (in the International Research Institute for Climate and Society/Earth Institute) Director, Climate and Health Program