Climate-Related Extreme Weather Events and Other Disasters: What Pediatricians Need to Know
Session Type: On-demand
Topic(s): Environmental Health
Sponsor(s): Council on Environmental Health Program
Rising concentrations of greenhouse gases trap energy in the Earth’s atmosphere and drive climate change. Although climate change cannot predict individual weather events, extreme weather is becoming more frequent and can have profound effects on children’s health. This presentation will provide action steps for providers and their patients.