Please see below for details on the second free, live and interactive web event on climate change and health:
- Practical preparation for the health challenges of climate change
- Learn how to encourage individual and institutional change
- Advice on utilizing the most effective methods of communicating the health message
Tuesday, 3rd November, 5:00pm UK Time, 9:00 am Pacific Standard Time, 12:00 pm Eastern Standard Time
Join contributors from The Health Practitioner’s Guide to Climate Change– the first book to set out what health practitioners can do to prevent the worst impacts of climate change – for the second Earthcast examining practical solutions that can be implemented from the individual to the organizational level.
Jenny Griffiths, David Pencheon, Clive Blair-Stevens and Giovanni Leonardi will look at how health professionals and organizations can adapt their practices to the challenges posed by climate change and what they can do to prepare for the health effects of climate change.
Jenny Griffiths is a former health service manager and chief executive who now works independently, David Pencheon is Director of the UK’s NHS Sustainable Development Unit, Clive Blair-Stevens is Deputy Director of the National Social Marketing Centre and Giovanni Leonardi is a Consultant Environmental Epidemiologist at the UK’s Health Protection Agency and an Honorary Research Fellow at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.
FREE DOWNLOAD: Read Chapter 2 of The Health Practitioner’s Guide to Climate Change ahead of the Earthcast.
20% DISCOUNT: Type EARTHCAST into the voucher code box in your shopping cart when ordering any book at www.earthscan.co.uk.
‘Climate change is the greatest public health disaster facing us today…Only by firm and decisive action now can we hope to avert or mitigate an impending public health catastrophe of immense proportions.’ Presidents of the Faculty of Public Health, Royal College of Physicians and Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health in the British Medical Journal
It would be great if you could join us, and if you have missed any previous Earthcasts, archived versions and slides are available at: www.earthscan.co.uk/earthcasts
All the best,
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