Video Tag Climate for Health

Urban Heat Islands: A Climate Action Primer

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Climate change causes more intense heat waves and in many cities, urban design traps heat disproportionately in communities of color. Dr. Sheetal Khedkar Rao leads a primer on urban heat impacts, their health effects, and what you can do about…

Climate, Crisis Preparedness, and Public Health

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Featuring Diana Hamer, Director for Climate and Crisis Preparedness, National Network of Public Health Institutes in conversation with Ben Fulgencio-Turner, Director, Climate for Health. Hurricanes, wildfires, flooding, heatwaves. As we enter Preparedness Month this September...

The Heat is On

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Featuring Sergio Rimola, MD FACOG, DC Metro Co-Chair, National Hispanic Medical Association in conversation with Bruce Bekkar, MD, Fellow, Climate for Health, ecoAmerica. It’s summertime and the heat is not just uncomfortable, it’s dangerous...

Nurses Leading on Climate Locally

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Featuring Janice Hawkins, PhD, RN, CNS-BC, Clinical Associate Professor, Old Dominion University School of Nursing and Sarah Brown Blake, PhD, RN, PHN, Assistant Professor, Chico State School of Nursing in conversation with Bruce Bekkar, MD, Fellow, Climate for Health, ecoAmerica...

Climate Action is Where You Are

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Featuring Katherine Catalano, MS, Deputy Director, Center for Climate, Health and Equity, American Public Health Association; Karly Hampshire, Founder and Co-Director, Planetary Health Report Card Initiative; P. Qasimah Boston, DrPH, MPH, Co-Founder, Tallahassee Food Network...

Welcoming 2022 with Climate Optimism

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Cecilia Sorensen, M.D., Director, Global Consortium on Climate and Health Education, Columbia University, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine...

From Global to Local: What does Planetary Health mean for me?

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Featuring a conversation with Marie Studer, PhD, Senior Program Manager, Planetary Health Alliance, and Melody Wu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) undergraduate and 2020 Planetary Health Campus Ambassador. Just in Q4 of 2021, we saw the launch of the Sao Paulo Declaration on Planetary Health, The...

Climate Action for Women’s Health & Better Birth Outcomes

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Featuring a conversation with Santosh Pandipati, MD, Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at O’Connor Hospital and Tracey Woodruff, PhD, MPH, Director of the Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment at the University of California San Francisco. We are seeing the impacts of climate change all around us...