Aaron Bernstein is the Associate Director of the Center for Health and the Global Environment at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a pediatric hospitalist at Boston Children’s Hospital. Dr. Bernstein’s work examines the human health effects of global environmental changes, such as climate change and the loss of biodiversity, with the aim of promoting a deeper understanding of these subjects among students, educators, policy makers, and the public.
He serves on the Board of Directors for the U.S. Green Building Council, the Executive Council of the American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Environmental Health, and the Board of Scientific Councilors to the CDC's Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.
An avid bicyclist, Dr. Bernstein peddles to and from work year round.