March 29, 2018 | 12:00PM-1:00PM PST
Join us for USCHA’s next General Membership Meeting on March 29th from 12-1 PST to hear about recent USCHA member efforts on climate and health, including securing a guidance document from the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and work with the Vermont and California State Legislatures. Speakers will include:
Location: George Mason University, Founders Hall, 3351 Fairfax Drive , Arlington, VA 22201
Sponsor: The Medical Society Consortium
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The Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health (Consortium) will hold its annual meeting, Climate Health Solutions, in Arlington, Virginia on April 8-10, 2018 at the George Mason University Founders Hall located at 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201. The meeting will include briefings on the health content of the 2018 National Climate Assessment and the Lancet Countdown reports, presentations on a range of solutions including pricing carbon, accelerating the transition to clean energy, and greening the health sector. The meeting will include an opportunity to visit Congress and speak to legislators on the 2nd day.
April 20, 2018 | 8:30-4:00pm CST
Location: Science Museum of Minnesota, 120 W Kellog Blvd, St Paul, MN 55102
Sponsor: Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate
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Join Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate at the Code Blue for Patient Health event at the Science Museum of Minnesota to hear from many exciting speakers, including David Thoreson – Polar Explorer, Sailor, and Author and Professor Mac Baird – Chair of the UMN Department of Family Medicine and Community Health.
Location: Conservation Garden Park, 8215 S 1300 W, West Jordan, UT 84088
Sponsor: Salt Lake County Health Department
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Salt Lake County Health Department is holding a Climate Change and Health Symposium to bring together a diverse audience of health professionals, climate experts, and the general public to study and discuss the local health impacts of climate change. The symposium’s goal is to increase understanding of the public health issues climate change presents, and encourage discussion on how to build a healthier, more resilient community.
May 15, 2018 | 8:30 AM EST
Location: American Psychological Association, 750 First Street Northeast, Terrace Level – Vue Room, Washington, DC
Sponsor: ecoAmerica & American Psychological Association
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The National Climate and Health Leadership Forum, “Committing to Climate Action and Advocacy,” will bring together 75-100 organizational and thought leaders from national health and medical associations, health care providers, public health organizations, and academic institutions to determine the best paths forward toward greater climate mitigation and advocacy at this critically important time for advancing public support and political will.