Health in a Changing Climate: Understanding Impacts and Opportunities for Action

Symposium for Health Professionals

Virginia Mason Medical Center

December 7, 2019, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Please join us for a climate and health symposium at Virginia Mason. This educational event for health professionals will provide an overview of climate change and health, focusing on the specific health impacts of climate change in Washington state.

The event will also discuss opportunities for action in health care sustainability, advocacy and communications, and patient and clinician education.

Featured Symposium Speakers

Symposium Agenda

We anticipate an audience of 170 physicians, nurses, and public health professionals. All attendees will learn how climate change affects the health of our community. 

The event is being co-organized by Virginia Mason, Health Care Without Harm, Kaiser Permanente, Seattle Children’s, Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility and Washington State Medical Association.

Coffee and lunch will be provided.


For CME and CNE information and to register, please visit

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