Climate Change: Health Threats, Health Opportunities, and Hope

Dec 21, 2019 | Michelle Shapiro

Brigham and Women’s Hospital held a Department of Medicine Grand Rounds focused on the urgency of climate change and health. The purpose of the presentation was to ensure health professionals understand the associated health consequences of climate change and the need for urgent action.

The speakers included Howard Frumkin, emeritus professor at University of Washington, and Bill McKibben, author, educator, environmentalist, and co-founder of 350.org.

Watch the presentation here.


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Michelle Shapiro is a communication specialist for the Environmental Health & Disability team at NACCHO.

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