http://www.cleanenergy.org/2013/02/20/free-webinar-climate-change-public-health/

SACE | Southern Alliance for Clean Energy

Free Webinar: Climate Change & Public Health

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Climate change threatens human health and well-being in numerous ways, from increased extreme weather events, wildfires, and decreased air quality, to insect-transmitted diseases, food and water contamination, and mental health threats. Despite these challenges, responding to climate change also provides opportunities to improve human health and well-being, as many of the strategies used to address climate change offer a variety of other benefits that protect people while combating climate change.This webinar will provide information about:

  • Climate change impacts on health in the United States
  • Potential strategies for climate change adaptation in the public health sector
  • Possible opportunities to benefit health while addressing climate change

The webinar is free. To register click here. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email with log-in information.

Discussion
Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions via a live chat after the presentation.

Visit changingclimate.osu.edu to view previous webinars and other climate resources.

When: Feb 27 2013 - Mar 1 2013
Wed 12:00pm to Fri 1:00pm

Where: Hosted by Ohio State University
With Speaker Dr. George Luber, Streaming online,, National