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Climate Change is Harming Our Health
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The potential health costs of climate change are huge, report finds
“Our warming planet is putting millions of us at risk for heat-related illness and even death,” says Kim Knowlton of the Natural Resources Defense Council.
Dr. Jonathan Patz Elected to National Academy of Medicine
Jonathan Patz, M.D., MPH, director of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Global Health Institute, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine in recognition of his pioneering research on climate change and human health.
A physician says we need to connect the dots between worsening health and climate change.
Dr. Susan Miller writes about how doctors are already seeing the impact of climate change – drought, extreme heat, and floods – on their patients’ health.
Nov 16, 2019: Wisconsin Climate and Health Kick-off Conference
This statewide conference will feature speakers from across the health care spectrum and help attendees learn about how the climate crisis is affecting the health of their patients.
Nov 17, 2019: Forum – Health Impact of Climate Change – Preparing your Communities and Practices
This education program will be offered during the 2019 Interim Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates.
Nov 18, 2019: Exclusive Event to celebrate the Lancet Countdown Global Report and U.S. Brief
Join the Lancet Countdown and the American Public Health Association for this exclusive event to celebrate the release of the 2019 U.S. Brief to be held on November 18, 2019 in Washington, DC.
The mission of the Consortium is to organize, empower and amplify the voice of America’s doctors to convey how climate change is harming our health and how climate solutions will improve it.