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Connecting Climate Change and Health: Nurses Leading the Way

April 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EDT

Earth Day 2021 Conference: A Collaboration of Nurses Climate Challenge Colleges

Join Mercy College, Columbia University, and New York University Colleges of Nursing for a special Earth Day virtual conference on April 21st at 5 – 6:30 pm ET. The conference Connecting Climate Change and Health: Nurses Leading the Way will examine how the dual crises of the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change impact the health of our planet and of our patients today. Participants will learn more about the need to prioritize the role of health professionals as engaged climate health and justice advocates. Nursing students, nurses, APRNs, faculty and interested health professionals and students are all welcome to attend. Registration is required and space is limited so please register early.

Conference presenters include:

  • Dr. Shanda Demorest, Nurses Climate Challenge
  • Dr. Stephen Ferrara, Columbia University
  • Dr. Robin Tobin Klar, New York University
  • Dr. Adrienne Wald, Mercy College

Each attendee will receive a Certificate of Completion. Register here