Health in a Changing Climate: Understanding Impacts and Opportunities for Action
Please join us for a climate and health symposium at Virginia Mason. This educational event for health professionals will provide an overview of climate change and health, focusing on the specific health impacts of climate change in Washington state. The event will also discuss opportunities for action in health care sustainability, advocacy and communications, and patient and clinician education.
Featured Symposium Speakers
Hon. Jay Inslee, Governor of Washington (invited)
Gary S. Kaplan, MD, Chairman and CEO, Virginia Mason Health System
Tiffany Mendoza, Strategic Initiatives Director at Front & Centered
Jeremy Hess, MD, MPH, Director, University of Washington Center for Health and the Global Environment
Jeff Duchin, MD, Health Officer for Public Health, Seattle-King County
Coffee and lunch will be provided.