Climate change


The Journal of Climate Change and Health, Volume 4, 2021,100069,

The evolution and development of a Center for the Environment and Health at one large academic hospital, as one model for approaching climate change in the healthcare environment.
A study to determine the knowledge and attitudes of future physicians in the Cordillera Region of the Philippines towards climate change.
Training future healthcare sustainability leaders in Canada.
The paper investigates the current state of climate-specific healthy literacy in patients and the impact of climate-specific medical advice on patients’ behavior regarding health co-benefits.

The Journal of Climate Change and Health, Volume 4, 2021, 100070

The healthcare industry is the second leading contributor of waste in the United States. This study reports a waste audit to identify key waste generators in an outpatient practice and start immediately reducing waste and greenhouse gas emissions.
A "train the trainer" approach to facilitate incorporation of climate-content into residency curriculum.

The Journal of Climate Change and Health, 2021, 100061

An assessment of personal heat exposure measures and strategies to reduce heat risk.
Presents an overview of the injustice of loss and damage, discusses the complexities and knowledge gaps, and proposes next steps for an interdisciplinary research agenda.

The Lancet Public Health, Volume 6, September 2021

An Editorial on the importance of mitigating climate change, in the context of SDGs 3 and 16, calling for urgent governmental action to achieve climate justice.
A Personal View in support of SDGs 1, 2, and 13, describing how use of quantitative data can support targeted interventions for nutrition resiliency and suggesting actions that can help to prevent acute malnutrition in the context of worsening climate and conflict conditions.