Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Climate and Health: It doesn't take an extreme weather event to have an extreme health impact



Professor Kristie L. Ebi, from University of Washington, presented a plenary talk at the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS) conference in Canberra on Climate and health. An interesting talk even via twitter and speaks to the need for a national climate and health policy in Australia.




Image: Aedes aegypti mosquito. Date: 2006. Content credits: Prof. Frank Hadley Collins, Dir., Cntr. for Global Health and Infectious Diseases, Univ. of Notre Dame Photo credit: James Gathany. Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain - Public Health Image Library (PHIL). Via Flickr.