2nd Annual Conference

Clinical Climate Change

Protecting Patients and Improving Health Outcomes in the Climate Crisis

Friday, January 24, 2020

Click here to access conference highlights.

2020 Clinical Climate Change Highlights Now Available



With the last year being the fourth warmest on record, it is critical that health care providers are prepared now to address the health effects of increased temperatures and extreme weather events. With the rise of heat-related illnesses, infectious, respiratory and cardiovascular diseases, as well as concerns related to mental health and nutritional deficiencies and food insecurity, providers need substantive, evidence-based education to effectively recognize and manage impacts to protect and improve human health. This CME conference is aimed at a broad audience of allied health professionals seeking to improve understanding, performance and patient outcomes.


Target Audience: Public Health Professionals, Policy Makers, and Physicians, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals with relevant expertise in:

Allergy and Immunology

Cardiovascular Disease

Emergency Medicine

Ear, Nose, and Throat Medicine


Family Medicine

General Practice


Infectious Disease

Internal Medicine

Maternal and Fetal Medicine


Occupational Medicine


Preventive Medicine

Primary Care


Public Health

Pulmonary Disease

Sports Medicine

Urgent Care Medicine


Environmental Health Researcher

From the inaugural Clinical Climate Conference

From the inaugural Clinical Climate Conference


From the inaugural Clinical Climate Conference

Oncology Nurse

From the inaugural Clinical Climate Conference


From the inaugural Clinical Climate Conference

Nursing Educator

From the inaugural Clinical Climate Conference

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Requirements and Policies of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) through the joint-providership of the Westchester Academy of Medicine and the Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.  The Westchester Academy of Medicine is accredited by MSSNY to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians.

 The Westchester Academy of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0  AMA PRA Category I Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Institute for Exposomic Research

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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