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VCCA Webinar Series

Health in Virginia's Changing Climate

Upcoming Webinar:

2021 General Assembly Preview: Climate and Health Priorities

Dr. Bob Kitchen

Tuesday, January 12th, 2021 12:30-1:30pm (ET)

The ninth installment of VCCA's Health in Virginia's Changing Climate webinar series will feature VCCA's Vice-Chair of Advocacy, Dr. Bob Kitchen.  Dr. Kitchen will provide an overview of some of the climate and health priorities that will be considered including transportation reform, enhancing Virginia's air quality monitoring, and protecting outdoor workers from rising temperatures. Dr. Kitchen will also preview the program of our Advocacy Day happening the following week and discuss how clinicians can get involved.

Past Webinars

November 23, 2020 - The Health Impacts of Transportation Emissions in the Commonwealth - Dr. Drew Harris

October 29, 2020 - High-Value Anesthesia Care and the Social Cost of Carbon - Dr. Matthew J. Meyer 

September 17, 2020Belly of the Beast: Food, Water, and Gastrointestinal Illness in our Changing Climate - Dr. Rebecca Philipsborn

August 6, 2020 - The Changing Patterns of Harmful Algal Blooms - Dr. Kimberly Reece

July 2, 2020 - The Dangers of Heat Exposure for Outdoor Workers - Drs. Julia Gohlke and Robert Kitchen

June 11, 2020 - The Enduring Legacy of Inequitable Heat Exposure in US Cities - Dr. Jeremy Hoffman

May 6, 2020 - Ticks and Tickborne Diseases of Virginia - Dr. Holly Gaff

April 2, 2020 - Climate Change & Allergic Disease - Dr. Christine James

CME instructions

Physicians can claim free CME instructions via the Inova ICMES site.  Nurses can also use the CME credits and convert them to nursing CEs.

Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health

Recent September CME Webinars

The Security and Sustainability Forum (SSF)  convenes global experts to address the impacts to society from climate and other disruptions to natural systems.  They feature free webinars on energy, food and water security, public health, urban resilience, economic vitality, infrastructure, governance and other impacts that must be solved in meeting climate security challenges.
 
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