Climate Change: The Challenges for Health, Equity and the Law
Save the Date for the Center for Health Policy and Law's Annual Conference.
April 14- 15, 2022.
Climate change and global warming are already having a significant impact on public health and health care systems across the globe. Lack of infrastructure and preparedness result in systems that are ill-equipped to handle the challenges of increases in climate change-related deaths, acute and chronic illnesses, and resource strain. These issues disproportionately impact tribal communities and populations already experiencing significant disparities in care and access. Law and policy will be instrumental in determining the response to ongoing climate change issues, and will most certainly influence how healthcare and public health systems develop strategies for resilience and change.
Details to follow soon!
April 14, 2022
8:00 am to 5:00 pm