PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Overarching Forum Objectives:

  1. Foster multi-sectoral collaboration and leadership in the area of health and climate change.

  2. Increase the profile of climate change as a critical public health issue.

  3. Build a systems approach to protect human health from the impacts of a changing climate.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Hear about the latest research and evidence around health and climate change - measuring and modelling impacts, tracking indicators, surveillance methods, data sources, etc.

  2. Benefit from a variety of perspectives; from researchers to frontline practitioners, public health and healthcare, municipalities and community groups, voices of populations who are vulnerable to the effects of climate change, and perspectives from those who are already experiencing climate impacts and taking action. 

  3. Connect with others and explore opportunities for collaboration with diverse partners who are interested in this area.

  4. Delve into recent trends, emerging issues, and policies that impact work related to climate change and health.

See program schedule here

Ontario Public Health Association

154 Pearl Street, 2nd Floor
Toronto, ON M5H 3T4 Canada

Telephone: 1 (416) 367-3313

Email: events@opha.on.ca