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Climate Justice Changes Health: Local, Tribal, Global, and Generational

February 16, 2017

 

APHA has declared 2017 the Year of Climate Change and Health. Join us for a kick-off webinar hosted by APHA, the Public Health Institute Center for Climate Change and Health, Island Press and Security & Sustainability Forum. You'll hear from speakers who are engaged in the fight for climate justice and healthy communities, and explore how climate justice is the best strategy to address both climate change and health inequities here in the U.S. and around the world.
 

Register now for the webinar, happening Monday February 27th from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EST.

MODERATORS:
Linda Rudolph, MD, MPH
Director
Center for Climate Change and Health, Public Health Institute

Surili Patel, MS
Senior Program Manager, Environmental Health
APHA

SPEAKERS:
Jacqui Patterson, MSW, MPH
Director, Environmental and Climate Justice Program
NAACP

Patricia Cochran 
Executive Director 
Alaska Native Science Center

Renzo Guinto, MD
Healthy Energy Initiative
Health Care Without Harm, SE Asia

Lisa Hoyos
Director
Climate Parents

Amy Vanderwarker
Co-Director
California Environmental Justice Alliance

Follow the conversation on social media using the hashtag #ClimateChangesHealth. 

Register now.