Climate & Health

CEE tracks many areas of the relationship between climate and human health as well as considering what defines planetary health. From exposing connections between air pollution and asthma to innovations in exposomic research, CEE examines both the root causes and pathways to meaningfully address the health impacts of environmental injustice. The health of one is the health of all. We must learn to respect planetary boundaries and value all non-human life including supporting a holistic approach to healthy ecosystems and abundant biodiversity. 

June 2023 Events

Conference | The Right to a Healthy Environment: Looking Ahead

June 6 | 9:30 am – 12:00 pm ET

A Program in Observance of World Environment Day

A Pre-Parliament Event of the August 2023 Convening of The Parliament of the World’s Religions


Clinical Climate Change 2023: Clinical Care for Workers in the Climate Crisis

June 6 | 8:30 am – 5:00 pm ET

This fifth Clinical Climate Change conference, organized by the Institute for Exposomic Research of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, will explore the intersection of climate change and health. This hybrid conference, which will be held at Mount Sinai and online, is aimed at a broad audience of allied health professionals and researchers seeking to understand the impacts of climate change on human health and improve patient outcomes. 

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