CLIMATE CHANGE

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Climate Change / Guest Post


Tribal resiliency in a changing climate
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Louise Dettman

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January 10, 2018

“Indigenizing” climate change impact assessment
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change / The Nation's Health


APHA Annual Meeting shares science on climate change, public health
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Kim Krisberg

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January 03, 2018

APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo convened in Atlanta to help move communities forward in the race to prepare for, adapt to and prevent the health effects of climate change. Read more in this story from The Nation's Health.
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Turning up the heat on creative climate messaging
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Louise Dettman

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November 08, 2017

Extreme heat may be one of the leading causes of weather-related deaths, but public health workers are still struggling to find prevention messaging that resonates with the public
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy: Keep up the climate fight
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Kim Krisberg

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November 07, 2017

McCarthy told thousands of attendees: 'We need to return to what made this country so successful. Washington has forgotten how to govern, but that doesn’t mean the rest of us have.'
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


What a disaster: How women are disproportionately affected by catastrophes
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Lindsey Wahowiak

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November 06, 2017

This year’s meeting may be climate-focused, but advocates are showing attendees all the ways climate intersects with every aspect of public health.
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Climate change data key to predicting future vector-borne disease outbreaks
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Louise Dettman

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November 06, 2017

The intersections of climate change and health were on full display at a Monday scientific session on the effects of climate change on arbovirus transmission in the Americas.
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


APHA Annual Meeting gathering at the intersection of climate and health
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Louise Dettman

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November 04, 2017

This year’s APHA Annual Meeting and Expo is gathering at the Georgia World Congress Center — one of the 15 largest LEED-certified buildings in the world. It’s a particularly appropriate location considering this year’s meeting theme is “Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health.”
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Public Health stands firm: APHA Annual Meeting and Expo will rally around climate change
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Kim Krisberg

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June 08, 2017

Annual Meeting marks the culmination of the Year of Climate Change and Health
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Little light in the storm: Climate change affects mental health
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Lindsey Wahowiak

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November 01, 2016

It’s well-established that climate change affects people’s physical health. But what about mental health?
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Annual Meeting / Climate Change


Building the next generation of climate change champions
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Donya Currie

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October 29, 2016

The health impacts of climate change are already spurring a public health response from people working at state and local health departments, from urban planners to emergency responders and across the field.

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 APHA 2019 Annual Meeting & Expo Philadelphia Nov. 2-6 Creating the Healthiest Nation: For science. For action. For health.