The links between health and climate change are undeniable. 120 world-leading experts, from more than 35 academic institutions and UN agencies spanning every continent have looked at more than 40 indicators for the 2020 Report of the Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change.
Join us online on Friday, February 19th from 12:00-1:30 CST to discover new findings.
This event will contextualise the findings of the 2020 Lancet Countdown Report in a regional context, bringing together leading academics and other local community leaders with wide-ranging experience and expertise.
Keynote: Linda Emanuel, RN and Ag Producer
Presenter: Jesse Bell, PhD, Claire M. Hubbard Professor of Health and Environment, Director of the Water, Climate and Health Program, Director of Water, Climate and Health at Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute
1. Martha Shulski, PhD, Nebraska State Climatologist
2. Rachel Lookadoo, JD, Director of Legal and Public Health Preparedness, Center for Preparedness Education
3. Monica Cleveland, BA, Environmental Health Specialist, Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska
4. Chris Dethlefs, UNMC College of Medicine class of 2023 and President of Healthy Earth Alliance