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Climate Change and Reproductive Health: What Providers Should Know and Do

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This webinar is part of an ongoing series of educational presentations by experts on issues that focus on current and emerging aspects of pediatric and reproductive environmental health. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe ways that climate impacts health
  • Identify the most common impacts of climate changes on maternal health and birth outcomes
  • List strategies and resources that health professionals can use to assist child-bearing women to reduce health risks from climate changes

 Presented By:

Laura Anderko, PhD, RN
Director, Mid-Atlantic Center for Children’s Health and the Environment
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
PEHSU Region 3
Katie Huffling, MS, RN, CNM
Director of Programs
Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments
Mount Rainier, MD
PEHSU Region 3

Approximate Completion Time

60 minutes

Continuing Education Information

This course qualifies as continuing education for physicians, nurses, certified health education specialists and other professionals provided by the Centers for Disease Control and its partners. 

Origination Date – 10/18/2016
Expiration Date – 10/18/2018

CE Available

1.0 CME (for physicians)

1.0 CME (attendance for non-physicians)

1.0 CNE (for nurses)

.10 CEU (for other professionals)

1.0 CHES (for certified health education specialists)

Accreditation Statements

This material was supported by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and funded (in part) by the cooperative agreement FAIN: 1U61TS000237-03 from the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR).

Acknowledgement: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) supports the PEHSU by providing partial funding to ATSDR under Inter-Agency Agreement number DW-75-95877701. Neither EPA nor ATSDR endorse the purchase of any commercial products or services mentioned in PEHSU publications.

Training Material

  • Presentation
  • Post-Test
  • Presentation PDF
  • How To Obtain Continuing Education Credit