VCCA Webinar Series
Health in Virginia's Changing Climate
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.
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
May 6, 2020 - Ticks and Tickborne Diseases of Virginia - Dr. Holly Gaff
April 2, 2020 - Climate Change & Allergic Disease - Dr. Christine James
Physicians can claim free CME instructions via the Inova ICMES site. Nurses can also use the CME credits and convert them to nursing CEs.