Adaptation Webinar Series: Overview of Provincial Reports on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation

Virtual , Canada

This webinar series continues the Climate Governance, Accountability, and Implementation Series with a focus on adaptation efforts. We will explore some available resources, showcase implemented adaptation projects, and learn from the experience of municipal staff working on adaptation initiatives. In this first meeting, we will confirm research questions to support the series’ agenda. Al Douglas, […]

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Chemicals in Plastics: Human health costs

Virtual , Canada

Chemicals in Plastics: Human health costs April 18, 2024 1:00 pm US Eastern Time RSVP for This Webinar Slides & Resources Trasande L. et al. 2024. Chemicals Used in Plastic Materials: An Estimate of the Attributable Disease Burden and Costs in the United States. Journal of the Endocrine Society 8, 1–9. https://doi.org/10.1210/jendso/bvad163 In 2022, the […]

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A Better Way to Communicate Climate

Virtual , Canada

On April 18th join OMA GIH, PEACH, and CAPE as they welcome speaker Patricia Moore to discuss "A Better Way to Communicate Climate." No matter our backgrounds or beliefs, we all yearn for a healthy life, a safe place to live, and a favorable future for ourselves and our loved ones. So why, even with […]

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Earth Day for Event People

Virtual , Canada

Get ready to celebrate Earth Day like never before, because "Earth Day for Event People" is bringing the party online on April 22, 2024 oin us for an exciting online event celebrating our beautiful planet! On Monday, April 22, 2024, starting at 12:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Saving Time), we'll gather virtually to discuss sustainable event […]

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Climate Conscious Inhalers Prescribing Course

Virtual , Canada

Dates Three 2-hour sessions on May 3, 10, and 17 (Fridays) 12pm–2pm EST  (Zoom) Complete prerequisite online module, Introduction to Sustainable Health Systems, by May 1 Course Description Did you know that the most widely-prescribed metered-dose inhalers (MDIs) have a sizable carbon footprint? One hundred doses of a salbutamol inhaler is equivalent to driving up […]

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Endocrine disruptors and hormone levels during pregnancy

Virtual , Canada

Can endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) influence a mother’s hormone levels during pregnancy? In this webinar, Brad Ryva and Dr. Diana Pacyga will discuss their recent study investigating this possibility in pregnant women enrolled in the Illinois Kids Development Study (I-KIDS). This is one of the first studies to investigate mixtures of EDCs and hormone levels […]

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Environmentally Sustainable Kidney Care Workshop

Virtual , Canada

Dates June 4 & 11, 2024 Tuesdays from 1–3pm PT | 4–6pm ET | 5–7pm AT Online via Zoom Description  This workshop is hosted by CASCADES in partnership with the Sustainable Nephrology Action Planning (SNAP) Committee (a Committee of the Canadian Society of Nephrology). Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is recognized as a major global health […]

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