Climate Change & Human Health in Montana

About the Training

When: Ongoing

Format: Self-paced Online Moodle Course

Cost: Free

Register for Climate Change Online Course


Training goals & objectives: Introductory-level overview of climate & health impacts & solutions in Montana

Target audiences: Practicing health professionals & health professions students; total of 10 hours of CE credits available for nursing, pharmacists, sanitarians

Description

This self-paced online training is designed to provide a practical overview of the health-related challenges presented by climate change and the actions that healthcare professionals can take to promote both the health of their patients and sustainable and resilient health systems and communities. The training will be comprised of five sections:

  • Section 1 - Climate Change & Health in Montana
  • Section 2 – Health Equity & Populations of Concern
  • Section 3 – Climate-Smart Clinical Practice Adaptations
  • Section 4 – Building Sustainable & Resilient Systems to Address Climate Challenges
  • Section 5 – Leadership & Advocacy

 

Trainers

Peter McDonough, University of Montana Climate Change Studies Program

Hayley Blackburn, University of Montana College of Health

Rob Byron, Montana Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate

Jen Robohm, Family Medicine Residency of Western Montana

Niki Graham, University of Montana College of Health

Lori Byron, Montana Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate

Beth Schenk, Montana Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate