Public Health Law and Climate Change
Monday, November 2, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
This session will give attendees a primer on the basic issues of climate change and its implications for states and localities both for near-term health effects and implications, i.e. next 50 years, as well as long-term implications and policy issues to address global climate change over a much longer time frame.
Session Objectives: 1. Explain the health effects of climate change
2. Discuss the ways law can be used to mitigate climate change and its health effects
3. describe short- and long-term health implications of climate change
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Organized by: APHA
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)