This session will provide a comprehensive overview of the effects of climate change upon human health.  The lead faculty member (Lemery) has two books on this topic ['Enviromedics,' 2017 Rowman & Littlefield; 'Global Climate Change & Human Health,' 2015 Jossey Bass], and will pull from this curriculum to support the teaching in an engaging manner.

Session will cover core curriculum:
  • Heat Waves & Heat Stress
  • Extreme Weather
  • Vector-borne Diseases
  • Mental Health Impacts
  • Air Degradation
  • Water Security
  • Food Security
  • Allergens
  • Harmful Algal Blooms
  • Ecosystem Services
  • Loss of Biodiversity
  • Climate Justice
  • Climate change communication/risk assessment