Please join us for the Department of Pediatrics 2023-2024 Academic Year Grand Rounds on Wednesday, December 6, 2023,
As climate-related disasters, such as floods, droughts, and extreme temperatures become more common, humans are being exposed to unique combinations of health hazards and stressors, which are often inequitably distributed across the population. A panel of experts will discuss how climate change and climate disasters impact health outcomes for different populations and exacerbates health inequities, their impact on health systems, and how we can better prepare for and mitigate the health impacts of a changing climate.
Co-sponsored with the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy and part of Energy Week at Penn.
Supported by the Charles C. Leighton, MD Memorial Lecture Fund.
This meeting will bring together academic, government, and community partners to share research findings, discuss the use of