Planet Philadelphia environmental radio show 4-5:00 PM Friday 10/20/23:
We are deeply inextricably connected with and affected by our environment for good and ill. This interconnection is increasingly clear as we face existential threats from environmental degradation and the climate crisis. This show explores a new way to incorporate this old wisdom into public health treatment.
Frank A. von Hippel is a professor of environmental health sciences in the Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and the lead of the One Health Research Initiative at the University of Arizona. He has taught ecology field courses in over twenty countries, and conducted research in the Americas, Africa and Australia. He’s the author of The Chemical Age published by the University of Chicago Press, and the host of the Science History Podcast. He discusses the One Health approach to public health and the connectedness of animals, humans and the environment.
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Listen to Planet Philadelphia on your radio dial at 92.9 FM in NW Philadelphia or live stream at gtownradio.com 4-5:00 PM ET the 1st & 3rd Fridays/month. Also aired on Villanova University’s radio station, WXVU, Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. at 89.1FM.
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Planet Philadelphia is a radio show about our shared environment aired 4:00-5:00 PM EST the first and third Friday a month on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in Philadelphia and/or at gtownradio.com. Also on Villanova University’s radio station, WXVU, Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. at 89.1FM.
Podcasts are available at
planetphiladelphia.com show archives page.
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