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Webinar: Lancet Countdown on Public Health and Climate Change


In December 2016, Island Press, the Public Health Institute and the Security and Sustainability Forum held a webinar introducing the Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change to a range of health professionals in the United States of America.

Speakers included the Lancet Countdown's contributing authors Professor Peter Byass (director of the Umeå Centre for Global Health Research) and Dr. Ian Hamilton (University College London), with responses from Dr. John Balbus (senior advisor for Public Health at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences) and Dr. Paul English (branch scientific advisor for the Environmental Health Investigations Branch at the California Department of Public Health and Public Health Institute). The webinar was moderated by Dr. Linda Rudolph, director of the Center for Climate Change and Health at the Public Health Institute.

Watch the full webinar here: