Making the Connection: Climate Changes Children's Health

Climate Webinar //

Date:

May 26 2016, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Description

APHA and ecoAmerica are proud to co-sponsor a four-part webinar series investigating the health impacts of climate change. The series explores the connection between climate change and key areas of our health: allergies and asthma; health risks in children; mental health; and transportation and healthy community design as a mitigation approach.

In our second webinar of the Climate Changes Health series, participants will gain insights on how climate change can influence children’s health and well-being. This is a webinar not to miss!

VIEW THE RECORDED WEBINAR

View the webinar slides (all are downloadable PDFs): Welcome, Samantha Ahdoot, Samuel S. Myers, Conclusion

Moderator:
Kim Knowlton, DrPH
Senior Scientist
Deputy Director, Science Center
Natural Resources Defense Council

Presenters:

Samantha Ahdoot, MD, FAAP
Pediatrician
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Samuel Myers, MD, MPH
Director, Planetary Health Alliance
Senior Research Scientist, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Clinical Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Questions? Contact Natasha DeJarnett.

Registration Information

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