Dr. Jay Lemery is an assistant professor at the Weill Cornell Medical College and has an interest in the effects of environmental change on health and human rights. He is the director of Cornell Wilderness and Environmental Medicine, a university-wide collaboration promoting education, research, and training in unpredictable and austere environments. He serves as a member of the Global Health Steering Committee at Weill Cornell. Lemery is a consultant to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Climate and Health Program, and a visiting scientist at Harvard FXB Center. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians.