General Assembly Legislative Preview
Monday, January 30th | 12:00pm
Robert Kitchen, MD
VCCA Advocacy Chair
Join VCCA Advocacy Chair, Dr. Bob Kitchen, for a webinar covering important climate and health legislation being considered in the 2023 General Assembly session. This session will include tips on how clinicians can take part in various advocacy activities to promote stronger climate policies that protect health.
June 2, 2022 - Children’s Fundamental Rights, Health and the Climate Crisis with Our Children's Trust
March 24, 2022 - Adding Climate Change to Your Healthcare Practice with Dr. Todd Sack
January 20th, 2022 - General Assembly Legislative Preview with Dr. Bob Kitchen
November 18th, 2021 - Electric Rural Cooperatives & Climate Change with Andrea Miller, Karen Campblin, & Seth Heald
October 21st, 2021 - Mental Health & Climate Change with Drs. Kelsey Hudson and Melissa Marselle.
September 22nd, 2021 - Incorporating Climate Health into Medical Education with students from UVA, Shenandoah, and George Washington University.
August 5th, 2021 - Climate Change, Heat, and Sports Safety with Dr. Andrew Grundstein
June 10th, 2021 - Geographical Patterns of Heat Illness in the Rural Southeast U.S and the Factors that Control Its Incidence
May 13th, 2021 - Climate Change and Pregnancy, Dr. Nathaniel G. DeNicola
April 15th, 2021 - Climate Change, Pollen Exposure Dynamics, and Burden of Allergic Disease in the Northeast U.S. - Dr. Amir Sapkota
March 18th, 2021 - Climate and Social Injustice - La'Veesha Rollins
February 18th, 2021 - Medication Disposal - Sustainable Pharmacy Project
January 12th, 2021 - 2021 General Assembly Preview: Climate and Health Priorities - Dr. Bob Kitchen
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, 2020 - Belly 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
Physicians can claim free CME instructions via the Inova ICMES site. Nurses can also use the CME credits and convert them to nursing CEs.