VCCA Webinar Series
Health in Virginia's Changing Climate
Belly of the Beast: Food, Water, and Gastrointestinal Illness in our Changing Climate
Dr. Rebecca Philipsborn
September 17, 2020 12:30-1:30pm
In the sixth installment of VCCA's Health in Virginia's Changing Climate webinar series, Dr. Rebecca Philipsborn of Emory University will discuss the impact of climate change on gastrointestinal health. Dr. Philipsborn will cover how changing precipitation patterns and extreme weather events lead to an altered burden of enteric infections, how climate change threatens access to safe drinking water and food security, and describe health and climate benefits of plant-forward diets.
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.