Nature, health and climate change
2021-05-27T15:55:00 2021-05-27T15:55:00 - 2021-05-27T16:25:00
Increasing scientific evidence demonstrates climate change and nature loss are impacting the world and human health in many ways, including extreme heat contributing to deaths from diseases, increased spread of infectious diseases and air pollution exacerbating respiratory diseases. With social & environmental triggers rising, driving up the incidence and unpredictability of infections, what lessons can we glean from the global pandemic? What can we do to avoid further global health crises as we ‘build back better’? How can we help patients and healthcare providers with barriers to accessing healthcare or drive resilience through action?