CEHN's Recent Climate Change Activities


The Year of Living Dangerously: Climate Justice and Children’s Health; presentation; APHA Annual Meeting & Expo

2021 Activities:

Health Implications of Action/Inaction toward a Clean Energy Economy, Clean Energy and Health Conference; presentation with Physicians for Social Responsibility Pennsylvania

Intersectionality, Environmental Justice & "Voting Like a Mother" to Empower Change; fireside chat with Dr. Gail Christopher and Heather McGhee

Children's Environmental Health Chat; fireside chat with Linda Birnbaum

Heartland Stories Radio; podcast with Heartland Health Research Alliance

Children at the Center: We All Live Downstream; podcast with Clean Water for All

Support of Juliana v. U.S. youth plaintiffs; signed on to declaration

30x30 plan DOI-CEQ Conservation Briefing; provided comments in briefing

Climate Change is a Health Emergency: A Declaration on Climate Change and Health, 2021; signed on to declaration with Healthy Air Partners

2020 Activities:

Environmental Hazards and Children's Health; podcast with Dr. Candice MD

Deregulation and Inaction Harm Children First: How to Shift the Paradigm to Prioritize Children and Future Generations; presentation; APHA Annual Meeting & Expo

Climate, Environment, and Health Seminar Series: Climate Change and Its Impacts on Children and Youth; panel discussion with Huerta-Montañez, M.D., Isabella Fallahi, Leslie Rubin, M.D., and Perry Sheffield, M.D.

Children are the key to addressing climate change and improving environmental healthOp-Ed in The Hill

Met with Biden EPA Transition team for clean air, clean water, and children's health

Review of the Ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards; submitted comments to EPA with Healthy Air Partners

Energy, Climate Change, and Children's Health; curricula development and art contest with Homewood Children's Village

Climate Change and Children’s Environmental Health; Twitter Chat Host

Endangering Generations: How Children are at Risk; Panel discussion with Jonah Gottlieb, Mustafa Santiago Ali, Dr. Mona Hana-Attisha, Genna Reed, Levi Draheim; for EarthDayLive 2020

Children, Health Equity, and Climate Change; Panel discussion with Sacoby Wilson; for Health & Climate Solutions

Indoor Air and Our Need to Protect Children’s Health; presentation at 2020 One Health One Planet Symposium

Recognizing Disproportionate Impact on Children from Climate Change; Endorsed Congressional Resolution with 20 other organizations

Motherhood in a Changing Climate: Pregnancy and Birth Outcomes; Panel discussion with Santosh Pandipati and Bruce Bekkar; for the Let’s Talk Climate webcast series; ecoAmerica’s Climate for Health

"Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science" Supplemental EPA Rule; Virtual public hearing with Union of Concerned Scientists