Nature Exposure and Health

Social Medicine Grand Rounds (SBSH)

Wednesday, June 12, 2024 at 7:00 AM

This grand round has already taken place.

Chancellors Hall - Southampton, NY
Online Streaming Available
June 12th, 2024
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours


Social Medicine is a field of medicine that seeks to implement social care of the patient through understanding how social and economic conditions impact health, disease and the practice of medicine. It also fosters conditions in which this understanding can lead to a healthier society. All practitioners in all fields of medicine need this educational series to help better the care of the patients that they see in everyday practice.

Dates and Times

Start: 6/12/2024 7:00 AM
End: 6/12/2024 8:00 AM


-Describe the theory and mechanisms through which nature might impact health

-Provide an overview of the evidence base on the epidemiology of nature and health

-Discuss novel methods to incorporate smartphones, wearables, and street-view images into epidemiologic research

Social Medicine Grand Rounds

Identify patients at risk for worsening comorbid conditions due to health care disparities due to social and economic conditions.

Understand how socioeconomic condition impacts population health

Understand the role that healthcare economics, policy and reform plays in population health

Develop strategies to help mitigate disease burden and improve patient outcomes

Develop a patient centered, team-based approach to patient care, and to utilize community resources to improve health outcomes.


  • Peter James, Doctorial Degree
    • Nature Exposure and Health


Chancellors Hall
39 Tuckahoe Rd
Duke Auditorium
Southampton, NY 11968


The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Need help with this Grand Round Session?

Please contact the Grand Round coordinator listed below:

Chrysanthy Panagos
Department: Stony Brook Southampton Hospital GME Office
Phone: (631) 358-8324

Give us a call
(631) 444-2094
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
HSC, Level 2, Room 142
Stony Brook, New York 11794-8222