A Well-being Approach to Climate Change
Participants will learn to define human health impacts of climate change and how reduction of these changes relates to well-being. Strategies for patients and health care facilities will also be covered.
Jamie Harvie, PE
Board Review Series
AIHM 2017 Annual Conference
Time to Complete
What you will learn
Climate change is our planet's inflammatory response, warning signs, that as planetary citizens we must pay attention to the health of a living planet. Integrative providers intuitively recognize that planetary well-being is multifunctional and complex. Through the lens of health and well-being this presentation will explore key drivers of climate change and leading mitigation and adaptation strategies.By the end of this course, learners will be able to:
- Define three human health impacts of climate change.
- Recommend two climate mitigation strategies to patients and health care facilities.
- Relate well-being and climate mitigation.
Certificate of Completion
Included in this course
Jamie Harvie, PE
Jamie Harvie serves as the Executive Director of Institute for a Sustainable Future (ISF) and organizational consultant. He received a degree in civil engineering from McGill University and is nationally recognized for his extensive experience at the nexus of health, community, environment and health care. For this work, he has been interviewed and cited in media including Time Magazine, USA Today, Minnesota and National Public Radio.
The CME for this course has expired, however you will continue to have access to your purchased content.
This course is self-paced with no set beginning or end date. You may complete this course on your own schedule and pace. Enrolling in and purchasing this course grants you access to its contents in perpetuity.