Making the Connection: Changing Climate through Healthy Community Design and Transportation

Climate Webinar //

Date:

Jun 07 2016, 1:30 PM - 2:30 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 third webinar of the Climate Changes Health series, participants will discover how transportation and healthy community design can ease the clinical impacts of climate change. This is a webinar not to miss!

VIEW THE RECORDED WEBINAR

View the webinar slides (all are downloadable PDFs): Welcome, Richard Jackson, James Whitehead, Conclusion

Read the fact sheet Making the Connection: Changing Climate Through Healthy Community Design and Transportation (PDF)

Moderator:
Linda Rudolph, MD, MPH
Director, Center for Climate Change & Health
Public Health Institute

Presenters:

Richard Jackson, MD, MPH
Professor, Fielding School of Public Health
University of California, Los Angeles 

James Whitehead
Executive Vice President/CEO
American College of Sports Medicine

Questions? Contact Natasha DeJarnett.

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