Changing Climate, Changing Health Strategies for Addressing Public Health in the Age of Climate Change, 9/20/19 in Boston, MA
The public health field is rapidly shifting to incorporate the new realities of climate impacts. From extreme heat waves to the growing prevalence of diseases, issues with water quality, trauma from storms and allergy and asthma triggers, there are many challenges to address. While we are all vulnerable to this changes, low income communities and communities of color face disproportionate risks. Forum runs 8am-11:45am.