Climate Changes Health: The Breath and Heart of It All

Climate Webinar //

Date:

May 22 2017, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM EST

Description

Part of the Year of Climate Change and Health webinar series, this fourth installment will highlight the lung and heart health impacts of air pollution exposure in a changing climate. Brought to you by APHA, the American Lung Association, the Global Health Climate and Health Alliance, the U.S. Climate and Health Alliance, the Planetary Health Alliance and the Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health.

View webinar slides (PDF): Welcome, Moseley Alexander, Bhatnagar, Cushing, Cawley, Conclusion

WELCOME: Natasha DeJarnett, PhD, MPH, Policy Analyst, Environmental Health, APHA Center for Public Health Policy

MODERATOR: Lyndsay Moseley Alexander, MPA, Assistant Vice President and Director, Healthy Air Campaign, American Lung Association

PRESENTERS: Aruni Bhatnagar, PhD, Director, Diabetes and Obesity Center, University of Louisville; Lara Cushing, PhD, MPH, MA, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University; Denni Cawley, MPA, Executive Director, Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment

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The contents of this webinar are solely the responsibility of the presenters and do not necessarily represent the officials views of APHA, the American Lung Association, Global Climate and Health Alliance, Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health, Planetary Health Alliance or U.S. Climate and Health Alliance.

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