Course Materials

Textbooks

Presentation Slides

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General Climate and Health Topics:

Slides available on various climate and health topics from the American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting Conferences on Environment and Health

Slides available on various climate and health topics from The Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health Annual Meetings

Slides available on various climate and health topics from the Fourth National Climate Assessment, prepared by the U.S. Global Change Research Program staff

Slides available on various climate and health topics from the Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Core Knowledge and Analytical Skills:

Climate drivers, weather, climate change, and climate variability

Michael J. Passow,“Introduction to Climate Change and What You Can Do about It/the LDEO Core Repository”, Nov 18, 2017

Health impacts

- General:

U.S. Global Change Research Program,“The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States: A Scientific Assessment”, 2016

Jonathan Patz, “Climate Change Policy’s Silver Lining for Public Health”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

National Institute of Environmental Health Science. A Clinical Health Care Student Exploration of the Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States. Teaching slide-deck.

- Heat:

Elisabeth F. Callen and N. Loskutova,"The Impact of Extreme Heat Events on Individuals over Age 65 and the Mitigation of Lives Lost and Affected", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2019

Rebekah Lucas, "At Home, Work, and Play: How Can We Better Understand the Dynamics between Physiology, Behavior, and Exposure?", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 7, 2019

Scott C. Sheridan, "The Relationship between Relative Extreme Temperature Events and Mortality in the United States", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 7, 2019

Brian Vant-Hull, P. Ramamurthy and J. K. Drapkin, “A Framework for Forecasting Indoor Temperatures for Populations at Risk from Heat Waves”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

David M. Hondula, H. Putnam, A. Urban, P. Iniguez, and V. Berisha, “Record-Setting Heat and Heat-Related Deaths in Maricopa County, AZ, in 2016: Cause and Effect?”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Jared Rennie, J. E. Bell, K. E. Kunkel, S. Herring, and H. Cullen, “Using a Daily Homogenized Temperature Product to Assess Long-Term Trends in Extreme Heat Events and Associated Health Impacts in the United States”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Jose Guillermo Cedeño Laurent, A. Williams, Y. Oulhote, A. Zanobetti, J. Allen, and J. Spengler, “Impact of Heat Waves on Cognitive Function among Young Adults”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Lance Wood, M. Keehn, M. Huffman, and E. Santos, “Houston Heat-Related Illness and Apparent Temperature”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Mary K. Wright, D. M. Hondula, P. Chakalian, L. C. Kurtz, L. E. Watkins, and S. L. Harlan, “Indoor Temperature and Air Conditioning Use in Phoenix, AZ: A Household Study”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Sylvie Leroyer, S. Bélair, L. Spacek, and I. Gultepe, “Modelling of Radiation-Based Thermal Stress Indicators for Urban Numerical Weather Prediction”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Mona Sarfaty, “Climate Change and Health: the Effects of Heat”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

- Air pollution & allergens:

Matthew Wozniak and A. Steiner, "GCM-Driven Projections of Future Pollen Emissions and Counts over the United States", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2019

Meredith C. McCormack, “Respiratory Health Effects of Climate Change”, Apr 9, 2018

Karin Ardon-Dryer, C. Mock, J. Reyes, and G. Lahav, “The Impacts of Dust Storm Particles on Human Lung Cells: An Analysis at the Single Cell Level”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Bonne Ford, K. O'Dell, R. Gan, J. Liu, W. Lassman, M. Burke, G. Pfister, A. Vaidyanathan, J. Volckens, S. Magzamen, E. V. Fischer, and J. R. Pierce, “Smoke Exposure and Associated Health Effects across Several Fire Seasons and Locations in the Western United States”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

Sue M. Estes and J. A. Haynes, “NASA Applications for Public Health and Air Quality Models and Decisions using Earth Observation Systems”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

Aruni Bhatnagar, “Cardiovascular Disease, the Environment, and Climate Change”, “Climate Changes Health: The Breath and Heart of It All” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), May 22, 2017

Lyndsay Moseley Alexander, “American Lung Association: State of the Air 2017”, “Climate Changes Health: The Breath and Heart of It All” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), May 22, 2017

David B. Peden, “Making the Connection: Climate Changes Allergies and Asthma”, Part I, Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health: A Four-Part Webinar Series, American Public Health Association (APHA), May 9, 2016

Mona Sarfaty, “Making the Connection: Climate Changes Allergies and Asthma”, Part I, Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health: A Four-Part Webinar Series, American Public Health Association (APHA), May 9, 2016

J. Jason West, “Connecting Climate Change, Air Pollution, and Human Health”, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Jan 5, 2016

Rosalyn Baker, “Climate Change and the Increase in Allergic Diseases”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Yolanda Whyte, “Climate Change & Air Pollution”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

- Environmental degradation:

Kristie L. Ebi and C. Boyer, "Building Resilience of Health Systems in Pacific Island Least-Developed Countries to Climate Change", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 7, 2019

Lara Cushing, “Environmental equity & California’s efforts to address climate change”, “Climate Changes Health: The Breath and Heart of It All” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), May 22, 2017

- Infectious Diesase:

Gilma C. Mantilla, “Public Health, Climate and  Infectious Diseases Interactions”, May 16, 2017

C. Jessica E. Metcalf, “The Seasonal and Climatic Determinants of Access to Care: Implications for Measles Outbreak Risk in Madagascar”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Noriko Endo, “Climate Change Impact on Malaria in Africa”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Lynn Ringenberg, “Climate Change & Waterborne Disease”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Samantha Ahdoot, “Of Mice, Men and Mosquitoes: Vector-Borne Infections in a Changing Climate”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

- Severe weather:

Jennifer Shriber, J. E. Bell, Z. Jeddy, J. Rennie, and H. Strosnider, "Assessment of Potential Health Impacts from Extreme and Exceptional Drought, 2012−16", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2019

Kristina Kintziger, E. Odoi, and M. Jagger, "Impacts of Climate Change and Extreme Weather on Injury: A Primer for Investigation Focusing on Hurricane-Related Impacts", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2019

Jesse Berman, “Drought and Risk of Hospital Admissions and Mortality in Western U.S. Older Adults from 2000-2013: A Retrospective Study”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 29, 2018

Glenn Russell McGregor, C. Caiado, I. Bovolo, O. Jackson, and J. E. Bustamante-Fernandez, “The 2015−16 El Nino Event and Health Impacts in the Southwest Pacific: An Update”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Bart Hagemeyer, “Climate Signals & Extreme Weather”, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service, Dec 20, 2017

Maureen E. Raymo, “Climate and Sea Level Rise: What can you do about it?”, Nov 18, 2017

- Food & Water Security:

Brad Udall, “Climate Change, Water Supplies and Policy”, Water in West Symposium, Apr 26, 2018

Allison Crimmins, “Climate change impacts of food safety, nutrition, and distribution”, “Climate Changes Health: How Climate is Changing Your Dinner Plans” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Jul 27, 2017

Becca Klein Bartholomew, “Food & Climate Change”, “Climate Changes Health: How Climate is Changing Your Dinner Plans” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Jul 27, 2017

Janie Simms Hipp, “Impact of Climate Change on Traditional Foods, Food Access, Food Security”, “Climate Changes Health: How Climate is Changing Your Dinner Plans” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Jul 27, 2017

Roni Neff, “Feeding the City in an Uncertain World”, “Climate Changes Health: How Climate is Changing Your Dinner Plans” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Jul 27, 2017

Matthew Smith, “Measuring the Impacts of Anthropogenic CO2 Emissions on Global Nutrient Intakes”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Chris Golden, “Fall in Fish Catch Threatens Human Health”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 29, 2017

- Mental health:

Janet Lewis, "The Acute and Slow-Moving Impacts of Climate Change", American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, May 2018 

Janet Lewis, "The Tripartite Relationship of Psychiatry to Climate Change", American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, May 2018

Lise Van Susteren, “Making the Connection: Climate Changes Mental Health”, Part IV, Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health: A Four-Part Webinar Series, American Public Health Association (APHA), Jun 23, 2016

Susan Clayton, “Climate change and mental health: Psychosocial impacts”, Part IV, Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health: A Four-Part Webinar Series, American Public Health Association (APHA), Jun 23, 2016

Susan Clayton, “Mental Health and Climate Change”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

- Children's Health:

Laura Anderko, “Climate Changes Children’s Health: Protecting Our Future: The Threats” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Oct 19, 2017

Stephanie Chalupka, “Opportunities for Action”, “Climate Changes Children's Health: Protecting Our Future” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Oct 19, 2017

Taylor Ricketts, “Watershed Condition and Childhood Health: Global Relationships and Policy Opportunities”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Samantha Ahdoot, “Child Health in a Changing Climate”, Part II, Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health: A Four-Part Webinar Series, American Public Health Association (APHA), May 26, 2016

Samuel S. Myers, “Climate Change and Children: A Focus on Nutrition”, Part II, Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health: A Four-Part Webinar Series, American Public Health Association (APHA), May 26, 2016

Health co-benefits of climate mitigation:

Adam Law, “Methane and the Public Health Risks of Modern Oil & Gas Development”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Alan Lockwood, “Coal & Health: Past, Present, and Future”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Barbara Sattler, “Oil and Gas Extraction and Human Health”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Richard J. Jackson, “Transportation Policy is Climate Policy is Health Policy”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Communication and Collaboration:

Ed Maibach, “Increasing Public Understanding and Facilitating Behavior Change: Two Guiding Heurtistics”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

University of Minnesota, Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility, “Climate Change and Health: An Interprofessional Response”, 2018

John Nielsen-Gammon, ”You Haven't Seen This Before": Collective Community Experience and the New Extremes”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Omar C. Gates, J. L. Jorns, W. Baule, and L. Briley, “The Role of GLISA in Communicating Climate Change and Health Impacts in the Great Lakes Region”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

George Luber, “Climate Changes Health: Tools to Communicate the Problem”, Climate Webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Apr 28, 2016

Nathaniel Kendall-Taylor, “Climate Changes Health: Tools to Communicate the Problem”, Climate Webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Apr 28, 2016

Edward Maibach, “Communicating Effectively About Climate Change & Health”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20, 2015

Jamie Consuegra, E. Maibach, and M. Mitchell, “Communicating with Legislators; Advocacy Day”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20, 2015

Meighen Speiser, “Connecting on Climate: Communications to Build Political Will”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20, 2015

Policy:

Allison Gost, “Climate Change, Public Health & Resilience Building in Maryland”, American Public Health Association (APHA) Adaptation in Action Webinar Presentation, Apr 26, 2018

Colleen Moran, “Wisconsin Climate and Health Program”, American Public Health Association (APHA) Adaptation in Action Webinar Presentation, Apr 26, 2018

Emily York, “Oregon Climate and Health Program”, American Public Health Association (APHA) Adaptation in Action Webinar Presentation, Apr 26, 2018

Juli Trtanj and John Balbus, “Building the U.S. Climate and Health Science Plan: Redefining the Path Forward”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

Security & Sustainability Forum and American Public Health Association (APHA), “Climate Changes Health: Community Design and Transportation” webinar, Apr 28, 2017

Jason Albritton, “Climate Changes Health: Clean Energy Changes Climate” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Mar 30, 2017

Robert Byron, “Carbon Pricing: A Primer”, Climate Changes Health: Clean Energy Changes Climate webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Mar 30, 2017

James Whitehead, “Make No Small Plans: Healthy Community Design, Active Transportation, and Climate Change”, Part III, Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health: A Four-Part Webinar Series, American Public Health Association (APHA), Jun 7, 2016

Richard Jackson, “Climate Change, Transportation and Healthy Community Design”, Part III, Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health: A Four-Part Webinar Series, American Public Health Association (APHA), Jun 7, 2016

Catherine Thomasson, “Why focus on policy”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Ivan Frishberg and K. Huffling, “State Hub Clean Power Plan”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Laura Kate Bender and C. Thomasson, “Legislative Defense of CPP”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Rona Birnbaum, “The Clean Power Plan”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Public Health Practice:

Ollie Jay, "Using Physiological Evidence to Inform Extreme Heat Public Health Guidance", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 7, 2019

Tesfaye Bayleyegn and Z. Jeddy, "Preparing for the Health Effects of Drought: A Resource Guide for Public Health Professionals", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2019

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, ​"A Public Health Student Exploration of the Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States Slides", 2018

Ashley R. Ward, “Engaging Stakeholders in the Development and Evaluation of Web-Based Tools to Address Heat-Related Illness in North Carolina”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Augustin Vintzileos, “Excessive Heat Events and Health: Building Resilience Based on Subseasonal-to-Seasonal Excessive Heat Outlook Systems”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Cameron C. Lee, and S. C. Sheridan, “Using Nonlinear Autoregressive Models with Exogenous Input to Analyze Temperature-Related Human Mortality”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

David G. Biggar, P. B. Homan, T. A. Russ, K. D. Burris, and M. D. Scott, “Development of a Wet-Bulb Globe Temperature Approximation Equation from Standard Meteorological Variables and Implementation of an Automated Site Specific Heat Stress Condition Display at the Eglin Test and Training Complex”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Mark Hyer, Earth Networks, “Forecasting Wet-Bulb Globe Temperature: Eliminating Heat Stress Illnesses at High School and Collegiate Levels”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Andrew Grundstein, P. W. Miller, J. Silver, and J. M. Shepherd, “Can We Predict Thunderstorm Asthma Epidemics: A Case Study of 7 Events in Melbourne, Australia”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Anjali Jaiswal, G. Beig, C. Shah, B. Solanki, A. Tiyagi, D. Mavalankar, and K. Knowlton, “Health First: Ahmedabad's Air Information Response Plan”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Cory W. Morin, A. J. Monaghan, M. H. Hayden, D. A. Quattrochi, and K. C. Ernst, “Meterologically Driven Dengue Fever Simulations in Sonora Mexico”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Fiona Lo, C. M. Bitz and J. J. Hess, “Developing an Early Warning for Onset of Allergenic Pollen Season”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Ibrahima Diouf, W. M. Thiaw, B. Rodríguez-Fonseca, A. Deme, J. A. Ndione, and A. T. Gaye, “Climate Variability and Malaria over the Sahel Country of Senegal”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Lauren Deanes, M. Gueye and G. S. Jenkins, “Exploring Relationships between PM10, Aerosol Optical Depth, and Suspected Meningitis Cases During West Africa’s 2006−2012 Dry Seasons”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Marjorie McGuirk, B. Lugo and J. Hicks, “ZikaZoneUSA: An Experience in Climate and Health Product Development”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Jennifer Vanos, "The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Marathons: Spectator Thermal Comfort and Health in the Face of Extreme Heat", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 7, 2019

Paul M. Chakalian, "Pathways to Heat Vulnerability in Phoenix, AZ", 99th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 7, 2019

Gregg M. Garfin, H. Jones, J. Vanos, S. Leroy, P. Juarez-Carrillo, and A. Monteblanco, “Developing Resilience to Public Health Risks of Extreme Heat in the U.S.−Mexico Border Region”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 10, 2018

Wassila M. Thiaw, “Real-Time Climate Information for Decision-Making in Health for Africa”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

Michael C. Wimberly, T. Gebrehiwot, C. L. Merkord, A. Mihretie, D. Nekorchuk, W. Yalew, and G. M. Henebry, “Integrating Environmental Monitoring and Disease Surveillance to Forecast Malaria Epidemics”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 9, 2018

Arastoo Pour Biazar, A. T. White, R. T. McNider, B. Dornblaser, P. Cheng, and Y. Wu, “Impact of Cloud Assimilation on Air Quality Simulations”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

Daniel F. Steinhoff, “Present-Day and Future Population Dynamics of the Dengue Vector Mosquito Aedes aegypti Using a Water Container Energy Balance Model”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

Luca Delle Monache, R. Kumar, S. Alessandrini, P. E. Saide, J. Bresch, Z. Liu, G. Pfister, and D. P. Edwards, “Chemical Data Assimilation to Improve Short-Term PM2.5 Predictions over the United States”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

M. Talat Odman, Y. Hu, A. G. Russell, S. L. Goodrick, and A. Vaidyanathan, “An Operational High Resolution Air Quality Modeling System Providing Smoke Impact Forecasts for Health Protection, Ecosystem Management, and Economic Development in the Southeast”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

Michael C. Wimberly, J. K. Davis, G. Vincent, A. Hess, and M. B. Hildreth, “An Operational System for Surveillance and Ecological Forecasting of West Nile Virus Outbreaks”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

Spanish: Gilma C. Mantilla, “Experiencias de Formación en Clima y Salud”, Jun 21-23, 2017

Josh Ginsberg, “How Lyme Disease Can Be Mitigated Through Land Use Policy at the County Level”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Robin Bronen, “Building the Resilience of Coastal Communities in the Face of Climate Change”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Amy Vanderwarker, “Climate Justice Changes Health: Local, Tribal, Global & Generational” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Feb 27, 2017

Jacqui Patterson, “Climate Justice Changes Health”, “Climate Justice Changes Health: Local, Tribal, Global and Generational” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Feb 27, 2017

Lisa Hoyos, “Climate Justice Changes Health: Local, Tribal, Global & Generational” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Feb 27, 2017

Patricia A.L. Cochran, “Climate Justice Changes Health: Local, Tribal, Global & Generational” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Feb 27, 2017

Renzo Guinto, “Healing the Climate with Justice: A Global Perspective”, “Climate Justice Changes Health: Local, Tribal, Global & Generational” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Feb 27, 2017

Linda Rudolph, “Climate Justice Matters”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Cindy L. Parker, “Extreme Weather Events: Infrastructure Damage and Impact on Vulnerable Populations”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Clinical Practice

International Medical Education Collaboration on Climate and Sustainability. Open source educational content for integration into medical curriculum.

Nurses Climate Challenge - Large database of open source presentations and teaching tools - Free registration required to access materials

American College of Physicians, "Climate Change and Health: A Global Call to Action"

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, "A Clinical Health Care Student Exploration of the Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States Slides", 2018

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, "A Clinical Health Care Student Exploration of the Global Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health Slides", 2018

Jessica Wolff, “Climate Solutions for the Health Care Sector”, Apr 10, 2018

Adriana Perez, “The Cardiovascular Effects Of Air Pollution, In Vulnerable Populations: Nursing Implications”, Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health, Climate & Health Solutions Conference, Apr 9, 2018

Caroline Wellbery, “Clinical climate change teaching at Georgetown University School of Medicine”, Apr 9, 2018

Jay Lemery, “Educational Opportunities”, Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health, Climate & Health Solutions Conference, Apr 9, 2018

Teddie Potter, “Minni-Sotah: Sky-tinted Water”, Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health, Climate & Health Solutions Conference, Apr 9, 2018

John Balbus, C. Sorensen, “Helping Healers Heal the World: Materials and Methods to Help Health Professionals Understand Climate and Health Connections”, 98th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Jan 8, 2018

Perry Sheffield, “Providers, Patients, and the Public: Climate change affects us all”, Delaware Climate and Health Conference, Jun 6, 2017

Denni Cawley, “Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment”, “Climate Changes Health: The Breath and Heart of It All” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), May 22, 2017

Gary Cohen, “Health Care in the Age of Planetary Health”, “Climate Changes Health: Clean Energy Changes Climate” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), Mar 30, 2017

Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health, “Medical Alert! Climate Change Is Harming Our Health”, Mar 15, 201

Videos

General:

American Public Health Association, "Climate Change Webinars", ongoing series updated Nov 18, 2021

William Rom, "From Global Warming to Climate Change and Global Public Health", Nov 1, 2018

Presentations available on various climate and health topics from The Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health, Climate & Health Solutions Conference, Apr 9-10, 2018

Climate Reality, “Climate & Health Meeting”, Feb 16, 2017

Videos available on various climate and health topics from the Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Videos and webinars on various climate and health topics can be found on the US Climate and Health Alliance website

Knowledge and Analytical Skills:

Climate drivers, weather, climate change, and climate variability

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Kaltura Mediaspace, "Introduction", May 29, 2019

Lesson: MetEd, “Climate and Water Resources Management, Part 1: Climate Variability and Change”, Feb 25, 2016

Lesson: MetEd, “Introduction to Climatology for the Tropical Pacific Islands”, Oct 7, 2015

American Geophysical Union, “LEARN Chapter 19: Teaching Climate Using the Third National Assessment”, Jun 22, 2015

Health Impacts

- General:

The Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health, Climate & Health Solutions Conference, “Kick-Off, Keynote, and Lancet Countdown”, Apr 13, 2018

Jonathan Patz, “Climate Change is Affecting Our Health. Is There a Cure?”, TEDxOshkosh, Jan 10, 2018

Courtney Howard, “Is climate change making you sick?”, CBC, Nov 2, 2017

Lecture: Jonathan Patz, “Confronting the Global Climate Crisis – Health Opportunity of the Century?”, University of Minnesota Health, Oct 30, 2017

World Health Organization South-East Asia Region - WHO SEARO, “Climate Change and Health”, Sep 13, 2017

Jonathan Patz, K. Knowlton, M. Keim, S. Myers, G. Morris, P. Kinney, and L. Van Susteren, “Panel - Connecting Climate Change and Public Health State of the Science (Climate & Health Meeting)”, The Climate Reality Project, Mar 8, 2017

Vice President Al Gore, “Climate & Health Meeting Keynote Presentation”, The Climate Reality Project, Mar 8, 2017

Jay Lemery, “Climate Change and Health: The Broad Perspective”, Aspen Global Change Institute, Jan 3, 2017

The Obama White House, “Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States”, Apr 4, 2016

The Forum at The Harvard T.H Chan School of Public Health and the Ground Truth Project, “Climate Change: Health and Disease Threats”, Dec 16, 2015

Jonathan Patz, “Climate and Health – Where We Stand”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015

Linda Rudolph, “Climate and Health – Where We Stand”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015

- Heat:

NRDCflix, "Extreme Heat and Health", Aug 21, 2019

Marsha Wills-Karp, D. Norris, J. Aucott, and M. Ramanathan, “More Heat, More Allergies, More Bugs: Change in Human Health | Brady Dennis - The Washington Post”, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Jun 5, 2017

Mona Sarfaty, “Heat, Pollen and Air Pollution”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015

- Air pollution & allergens:

“Climate Changes Health: The Breath and Heart of It All” webinar, American Public Health Association (APHA), May 22, 2017

Drew Shindell, “Linking Climate Change, Air Pollution and Public Health”, Duke Global Health Institute, Feb 1, 2017

World Health Organization, “WHO: Breathe Life – Clean Air, Healthy Future”, Oct 17, 2016

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Making the Connection: Climate Changes Allergies and Asthma” webinar, May 9, 2016

Rosalyn Baker, “Heat, Pollen and Air Pollution”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015

IISD Reporting Services / ENV, “The Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants”, May 22, 2015

- Infectious disease:

C. Jessica E. Metcalf, “The Seasonal and Climatic Determinants of Access to Care: Implications for Measles Outbreak Risk in Madagascar,” Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Noriko Endo, “Climate Change Impact on Malaria in Africa”,  Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Lynn Ringenberg, “Climate Health and Infectious Diseases”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015

Samantha Ahdoot, “Climate Change and Infectious Diseases”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015

Rita Colwell, “Environment, Climate, and Human Health: Water Borne Diseases”, National Research Council of the National Academies, Apr 24, 2015

Carl Lowenberger, “Disease, Risk and Climate Change- Where do we stand?”, Simon Fraser University, Mar 16, 2015

- Severe weather:

Jesse Berman, “Drought and Risk of Hospital Admissions and Mortality in Western U.S. Older Adults from 2000-2013: A Retrospective Study”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 29, 2018

- Food & water security:

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Climate Changes Health: How Climate is Changing Your Dinner Plans” webinar, Aug 11, 2017

Chris Golden, “Fall in Fish Catch Threatens Human Health”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting,  Apr 29, 2017

Matthew Smith, “Measuring the Impacts of Anthropogenic CO2 Emissions on Global Nutrient Intakes”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Naglaa El-Abbadi, “Development of a Dietary Environmental Index to Assess Nutritional Quality Versus Environmental Impact for Foods and Dietary Patterns”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

University of California and Vox, “The Diet That Helps Fight Climate Change”, Dec 12, 2017

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, “Climate Change and Food”, Mar 2, 2017

The Forum at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, “The Future of Food: Feeding the Planet during Climate Change”, Dec 15, 2016

Amy Meinen, “Climate Change, Food Quality, & Nutrition”, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Kaltura Mediaspace, Dec 3, 2015

- Mental health:

EcoAmerica, “Mental Health and Our Changing Climate”, Mar 29, 2017

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, “Climate Change and Mental Health”, Mar 9, 2017

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Making the Connection: Changes Mental Health”, Jun 29, 2016

Lise Van Susteren, “Mental Health Issues and Climate Change”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015

Susan Clayton, “Mental Health Issues and Climate Change”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015

- Children's Health:

The Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health, Climate & Health Solutions Conference, “Is Climate Change Another Adverse Childhood Event?”, Apr 13, 2018

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Climate Changes Children's Health: Protecting Our Future” webinar, Oct 19, 2017

Taylor Ricketts, “Watershed Condition and Childhood Health: Global Relationships and Policy Opportunities”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Making the Connection: Climate Changes Children's Health” webinar, May 26, 2016

Health co-benefits of climate mitigation & adaptation:

Stephanie Stuckey, “Climate & Health Meeting: Special Keynote”, The Climate Reality Project, Mar 8, 2017

Laura Turner Seydel, “Climate & Health Meeting: Special Keynote”, The Climate Reality Project, Mar 8, 2017

Sir Andrew Haines, “Co-Benefits: the Good News Story of Climate Change and Health (Climate & Health Meeting)”, The Climate Reality Project, Mar 8, 2017

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Climate Changes Health: Clean Energy Changes Climate”, Mar 30, 2017

IISD Reporting Services / ENV, “The role of water in adaptation and mitigation of climate change”, Apr 7, 2017

Brent Kim, “The Importance of Changing Diets for Climate Mitigation”, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for a Livable Future, Feb 25, 2016

Health security, vulnerability, and resilience:

Patrick Kinney, A. Blackmon, H. Fairfield, B. Ferrer, J. Silberner, and K. Lambert, “Climate and Health: Impacts and Opportunities”, Boston University School of Public Health, Apr 26, 2018

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, “Build Resilient Communities: Highlight from Climate Change and Health”, Dec 17, 2015

GEFSecretariat, “Kernel by Kernel: Building Resilience in Rural Malawi”, Jul 29, 2015

Ethical, professional, and legal obligations:

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Kaltura MediaSpace, "The Ethics of Climate Change", 2019

Communication and Collaboration:

Edward Maibach, “Climate and Health Communication”, Boston University School of Public Health, Apr 27, 2018

Gina McCarthy, “Changing the Climate: Opening Remarks and Keynote”, Boston University School of Public Health, Apr 21, 2018

University of California and Vox, “Why Humans Are So Bad at Thinking about Climate Change”, Apr 19, 2017

​EcoAmerica, “Let’s Talk Health and Climate: Communication Guidance for Health Professionals”, Sept 30, 2016

Holly Hartmann, “Communicating Climate Change Scenarios With Decision Makers: Lecture by Dr. Holly Hartmann, Research Hydrologist”, MetEd, Sept 12, 2016

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Climate Changes Health: Tools to Communicate the Problem” webinar, Apr 28, 2016

Policy:

Raluca Mateescu, X. Bi, P. Frederick, and S. Asseng, “UF/IFAS Researchers Tackling Climate Change”, University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, May, 18, 2018

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Climate Changes Health: Adaptation in Action” webinar, Apr 26, 2018

The Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health, Climate & Health Solutions Conference, “Climate Change Solutions”, Apr 13, 2018

The Medical Society Consortium on Climate & Health, Climate & Health Solutions Conference, “National Climate Assessment 2018 -- Strategies for Progress”, Apr 13, 2018

Anthony Costello, “How to change (health) systems for a sustainable future”, Yale School of Public Health Climate Change and Health Initiative, 2018

Joy Shumake-Guillemot, “Planetary Health as a unifying framework for multilateral organizations”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Howard Frumkin, G. Luber, C. Flowers, C. Mitchell, and G. Cohen, “Protecting Public Health From Climate-Related Threats: From Science to Practice in the United States”, The Climate Reality Project, Mar 8, 2017

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Making the Connection: Changing Climate through Healthy Community Design and Transportation”, Jun 7, 2016

Todd Stern, “The Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Public Health in Balance”, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Feb 4, 2016

Greg Nemet, “How Policy Impacts Climate Change and Human Health”, Kaltura Mediaspace, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dec 3, 2015

Alfred Sommer, B. Hobbs, and J. Taylor, “Welcome and Overview: JHU Climate Change & Health Summit”, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health EHE, Nov 4, 2015

Catherine Thomasson, “Moving Climate Health Policy”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015

Rona Birnbaum, “Moving Climate Health Policy”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Oct 15, 2015. 

Public Health Practice:

PIE CENTER, "How to Prevent Heat-Related Illness", Jul 23, 2019

William Rom, "From Global Warming to Climate Change and Global Public Health", Nov 1, 2018

PAHO TV, “PAHO Response in Dominica -Hurricane Maria”, Oct 19, 2017

Josh Ginsberg, “How Lyme Disease Can Be Mitigated Through Land Use Policy at the County Level”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Robin Bronen, “Building the Resilience of Coastal Communities in the Face of Climate Change”, Planetary Health/Geo Health Annual Meeting, Apr 28-30, 2017

Sir Andrew Haines, “Providing The Right Data For Climate Science”, Web of Science Training, Apr 27, 2017

American Public Health Association (APHA), “Climate Justice Changes Health: Local, Tribal, Global, and Generational” webinar, Feb 27, 2017

Lesson: MetEd UCAR, “Preparing Hydro-climate Inputs for Climate Change in Water Resource Planning”, Sept 23, 2016

Margaret Gillis, “Seniors, Disasters, and Climate Change”, Simon Fraser University Gerontology Research Centre, Jan 6, 2016. 

Clinical Practice:

Multiple presentations, Mount Sinai Institute for Exposomic Research's Second Annual Clinical Climate Change Conference, "Protecting Patients and Improving Health Outcomes in the Climate Crisis", Jan 24, 2020

Renzo Guinto, "Voices PH: Ajuy, Iloilo", Apr 11, 2019

Renzo Guinto, "Voices PH: Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte", Apr 11, 2019

Clemens Buter, “Health Facilities and Disaster-Resilience: The PAHO Smart Hospital Project” webinar, hosted by Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments (ANHE) Global Nurses Climate Change Committee, Jun 20, 2018

Mount Sinai EMPH, "Teen Talks: Climate Change and Child Health with Dr. Perry Sheffield", Mar 8, 2018

Cecilia Sorensen, “Bringing Climate Change to Graduate Medical Education”, Aspen Global Change Institute, Nov 15, 2017

Environmental Defense Fund, “Climate change and health with physicians Jay Lemery and Cecilia Sorensen”, Oct 30, 2017

Gary Cohen, “Addressing Climate Change in Healthcare Settings pt 2”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Gary Cohen, “Addressing Climate Change in Healthcare Settings pt 3”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

Robin Guenther, “Addressing Climate Change in Healthcare Settings p1”, Physicians for Social Responsibility’s (PSR) Climate Health Summit, Sept 20-21, 2015

US Department of Labor, “OSHA Heat Illness Prevention Campaign”, Jul 8, 2015

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