Climate Change & Human Health ECHO Program

Event Type: Online
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Contact Info: ClimateECHO@salud.unm.edu

Topic: Climate Change and Human Health

Dates: You can choose to attend one or more of the following sessions:

  • Jun 15, 2022
  • Jun 22, 2022
  • Jun 29, 2022
  • Jul 6, 2022
  • Jul 13, 2022
  • Jul 20, 2022
  • Jul 27, 2022

Description: Join us for weekly webinar sessions on Wednesdays from 12-1 pm Mountain Time (6-7 pm Coordinated Universal Time). Climate change effects nearly every aspect of society, including our health. The Climate Change ECHO program equips health care and public health professionals with the necessary skills to treat patients amid climate change. This program includes evidence-based training on: the science of climate change, climate-related health effects and the most effective communication skills.

Regionally and nationally regarded speakers – from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Defense Fund and many academic medical centers across the United States and internationally – will share their expertise and provide mentorship for participants.

Target Audience:

  • Behavioral health providers
  • Climate change advocates
  • Clinicians
  • Community health representatives and workers
  • Educators
  • Public health professionals