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The Health Impacts of Climate Change: What Nurses Need to Know!

  • 17 Jun 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Meriden YMCA, 110 West Main St. Meriden, CT
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  • If you are a member of CT Nurses' Association

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The Health Impacts of Climate Change: 

What Nurses Need to Know!

MeriDEN YMCA
9 am - 12 noon

Registration opens at 8:30


Healthy Air, Water and Food

are a Necessity for a Healthy Life!


What health care providers will learn:

  • Latest reports out of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the World Health Organization (WHO)

  • Specific Environmental changes and impact on acute and chronic health conditions

  • Latest thinking on Renewable Energy - Is natural gas out?

  • Food, the environment and health

  • What health care providers can do!


Who should attend:

  • Nurses

  • APRNs, PAs and MDs

  • Nutritionists

  • Public


AGENDA

8:30 am                      Registration/coffee

9:00 am - 9:15 am      Welcome

9:15 am - 10:35 am    Panel Presentation : Climate and Health

  • Air
  • Water
  • Extreme Weather
  • Vector Borne Diseases
  • Food Insecurity
10:35 am - 10:45 am  BREAK


10:45 am - 11:45 am  What can we do?

                                   CT policies addressing climate and why you 

                                    need to be involved!

11:45 am -12:00 pm   Next Steps!

Continuing Nurses Education will be provided for this activity

Connecticut Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education 

by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

P0503 - Provider Number


Payment: Online credit card, invoice or check

Pay by check: Make check payable to CT Nurses Association. Complete registration form. Print and send form and payment to  CT Nurses’ Association, 1224 Mill St., BLDG B, Suite 223, East Berlin, CT. 06023.  Need assistance or have questions please call phone: 203-238-1207 x1 or email virginia@ctnurses.org . $15 processing fee for returned check.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be honored, if a written request is sent/received at info@ctnurses.org at least two weeks prior to the event. A $15 processing fee will be deducted from each registrant's refund. Send written request to info@ctnurses.org.