The NEHA Preparedness Committee is hosting Digital Tools for Disaster Health Equity to assist EH professionals with social vulnerability, healthy places and climate change heat vulnerability.
Topics and Speakers:
Social Vulnerability Index – Elizabeth Pembleton, MPH, Senior Project Coordinator and Geographic Epidemiologist, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Healthy Places Index – Charlene Contreras, R.E.H.S., Director, Toxicology and Environmental Assessment Branch, Environmental Health, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
Climate Change Heat Vulnerability Indicators - Osamu Kumasaka, MCP, Tribal Climate Change Program and Policy Specialist, Office of Health Equity, California Department of Public Health
Date: Thursday, July 14, 2022
Time: 4-5 pm EDT/ 1-2 pm PST