US Climate and Health Alliance

The US Climate and Health Alliance is a national network of health and public health practitioners dedicated to addressing the threats of climate change to health.

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Call for Abstracts! Climate Change and Health Symposium

January 17, 2017

Salt Lake County Health Department

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: The Salt Lake County Health DepartmentĀ is seeking passionate presenters interested in sharing their knowledge and work on climate change and public health related topics! Abstracts will be accepted through January 31st.

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Partnership, Leadership, and Innovation: Taking on Climate Change in a Nurse-Led Clinic

January 3, 2017

Staff in the MHealth Nurse-Practitioner Clinic were already accustomed to leading change: as a nurse-led partnership between the University of Minnesota School of Nursing, the MHealth system, and UMPhysicians, the clinic was launched as one of only a few nurse-led clinics in the metropolitan area. So the six-month old clinic was quick to engage another partner in launching an effort to address climate change as a health issue.

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Climate Change and Health Symposium- Salt Lake County Health Department

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah

Sponsor: Salt Lake County Health Department

More information: Additional information coming soon

Salt Lake County will be hosting its third annual Climate Change and Health Symposium on April 5-6th of this year. The purpose of this event is to present to the public and to an academic audience the facts about climate change and its relationship to health. We hope to draw in a diverse audience from the community and inspire them to leave thinking about how they can contribute to climate change adaptation.

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