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Heat Advisory: Protecting Health on a Warming Planet
by Dr. Alan Lockwood

Drawing on peer-reviewed scientific and medical research, Dr. Lockwood meticulously details the symptoms of climate change and their medical side effects.

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Clean Power Plan Webinars

The monthly CHAT webinars provided information and training on:

  • The Clean Power Plan and how it addresses climate change.
  • How the Clean Power Plan could integrate health-protective energy systems by focusing on energy efficiency, renewable energy (wind and solar) and avoiding natural gas.
  • How to be a successful advocate for clean and healthy energy within your state.

Upcoming Webinar:

January 25, 2016 - 7:30 pm EST
Health Voices for the Clean Power Plan

Engage with other health leaders working at the state level. The webinar will provide an overview of the state landscapes on the Clean Power Plan and possible ways for health professionals to engage. Register here »

Watch our past webinars:

September 16, 2015
The Clean Power Plan: Progress and Challenges in the States
Speakers: Sara Via, PhD of Chesapeake PSR and Trish O'Day, MSN, RN of Texas PSR
Video | Slides

August 19, 2015
Effective and Positive Climate Health Communications and Messaging
Speaker: Edward Maibach, Center for Climate Change Communication
Video | Slides
Take Action: Tell Congress: We Support Clean Energy for Health!

July 15, 2015
Taking Action in Your State for Clean Power Plan Success
Speaker: Travis Madsen, Environment America
Video | Slides
Take Action: Write a Letter-to-the-Editor Promoting Clean Energy for Global Action

June 17, 2015
Wind Power: Clean, Efficient and Healthy
Speakers: Hannah Hunt and Michael Goggin, American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) and Maureen McCue, MD, Iowa PSR Coordinator and National PSR Board member.
Video | Slides
Take Action: Help level the playing field for wind energy!

May 20, 2015
How Coal Kills: The Link Between Coal Pollution, Climate Change and Respiratory Disease
Speaker: Alan H. Lockwood, MD FAAN, Co-Chair of PSR Environment and Health Committee
Video | Slides
Take Action: Tell Your Senators to Protect Clean Air and Defend the Clean Power Plan

April 29, 2015
Why Natural Gas Is Not an Alternative to Coal
Speaker: Catherine Thomasson, MD, Executive Director of PSR
Video | Slides
Take Action: Urge the EPA to Enact a Strong Methane Rule

March 18, 2015
The Many Faces of Energy Efficiency
Speaker: Sara Hayes, American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
Video | Slides
Take Action: Tell Your Governor to Support Energy Efficiency

February 18, 2015
Distributed Solar Power
Speaker: Robert Lahey, SunPower
Video | Slides
Take Action: Write a Letter to the Editor

January 21, 2015
Take Action on the Clean Power Plan and State Advocacy Actions
Speaker: Liz Perera, Climate Policy Director, Sierra Club
Video | Slides | Fact Sheet
Take Action: Sign the letter to Obama on renewable energy

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  • November 5, 2017
    APHA 2017 Health Activist Dinner
    The Health Activist Dinner at American Public Health Association's annual meeting will include the presentation of the Edward Barsky Award to PSR's Dr. Ira Helfand.