Climate Change, Catholics and Health - CHA Environment Webinar for Earth Day 2018
April 13, 2018, 3:00 PM - April 13, 2018, 4:00 PM Eastern Time
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Why, as Catholics, do we care about climate change? Why,
as health care providers, do we care about climate change? And if we care, what
do we do about it?
These questions will be addressed by national environment
and climate change experts in a one-hour webinar, held as part of Catholic
health care's observance of Earth Day 2018.Objectives
The purpose of this webinar is to:Understand how Catholic social teaching relates to
climate change.Understand the public health implications of climate
change.Identify operational and advocacy actions health care
organizations can take in response to climate change.
Jose Aguto is Associate Director of the
Catholic Climate Covenant. Previously he worked for the Friends Committee on
national Legislation and the National Congress of American Indians. He is a
graduate of Brown University and Villanova Law School.
Lyndsay Moseley Alexander is Assistant
Vice President and Director of the American Lung Association's Healthy Air
Campaign. She previously held positions with the National Religious Partnership
for the Environment, the Energy, Environment and Resources Center at the
University of Tennessee and Sierra Club. She holds a Master of Public
Administration from the University of Tennessee and a Bachelor of Arts in public
policy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel
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Please note: All times listed are Eastern Time.
If you would like to register
by phone, please call us at
800-230-7823 (M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central).