Climate Changes Health Webinar - Children's Health

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time Zone: 
Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Event Type: 
Non-NEHA Event
Event City: 
N/A
Event State: 
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The American Public Health Association (APHA) and ecoAmerica are proud to co-sponsor a four-part webibnar series with Climate for Health investigating the health impacts of climate change, Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health. 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. Each individual webinar is sponsored and moderated by a leading health organization.

1. Allergies and Asthma
May 9, 1:30pm EDT
Discover how climate change impacts allergies and asthma. In partnership with the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

2. Children's Health
May 26, 1:30pm EDT
Gain insights on how climate affects children's health and well-being. In partnership with the American Academy of Pediatrics

3. Healthy Community Design and Transportation
June 7, 1:30pm EDT
Learn how community design can ease clinical impacts of climate change. In partnership with the American College of Sports Medicine

4 Mental Health
June 29, 1:30pm EDT
Explore how climate change influences mental health. In partnership with the American Psychological Association

Contact Name: 
Vanessa DeArman
Organization: 
NEHA
Phone: 
303-756-9090 x311
Email: 
vdearman@neha.org