Tue, Dec 06|
Virtual Forum: Climate, Health, and Idaho’s Economy
Time & Location
Dec 06, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MST
About the Event
Changes in temperature, precipitation, and snowpack connect with Idaho’s major economic sectors and the health of Idahoans. In this virtual City Club Forum, researchers and practitioners will touch on some changes expected for Idaho’s climate and share how these changes pose risks and opportunities for Idahoans’ health and healthcare economy.
This virtual forum will take place Tuesday, December 6, 12:00-1:00 PM Mountain.
Heather Kimmel, Division Director, Health Promotions, American Lung Association
Dr. William G. Weppner, Associate Professor and Boise Section Head, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine; Primary Care Internal Medicine, Boise VA Medical Center
Dr. Laura Laumatia, Environmental Programs Manager, Coeur d’Alene Tribe
Dr. Leda Kobziar, Associate Professor, Wildland Fire Science, College of Natural Resources and Director, Master of Natural Resources, University of Idaho
Moderator: City Club Board Member Dr. Katherine Himes, Director of the McClure Center for Public Policy Research at the University of Idaho
This program sponsored by: Ada County Medical Society