Healthy responses to climate change.Mitigation, adaptation, action
Register now for this 1-day course to take advantage of a rare combination of international and national experts including the lead author of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change health chapter.
Earlybird registrations close 19 December
This course is designed for people across a broad range of policy and planning areas (including climate policy, housing, economy, transport, agriculture and health) as well as anyone engaged in improving future community health and wellbeing.
PRESENTERS AND FACILITATORS INCLUDE:
Professor Alistair Woodward – University of Auckland
Associate Professor Nick Wilson – University of Otago
Dr Alex Macmillan – University of Otago, Co-convenor OraTaiao: NZ Climate & Health Council
Dr Dave Galler – Counties Manukau District Health Board
Dr Rhys Jones – University of Auckland, Co-convenor OraTaiao: NZ Climate & Health Council
What are the important implications of climate change for public health? How can health be integrated into climate policy so that harms are minimised? How can we harness the opportunities for public health from a low carbon society? How should government, society and the health sector be responding to these challenges?