In honor of Earth Day, host Toni Gallo and guests Drs. Kari Nadeau and Ari Bernstein discuss climate change and its effects on human health. Drs. Nadeau and Bernstein describe their efforts and the work of others to teach the science and health effects of climate change to medical students and residents, and they argue for the importance of this work for caring for patients.
Read the articles discussed in this episode at academicmedicine.org:
Addressing Climate Change and Its Effects on Human Health: A Call to Action for Medical Schools
Climate Change and the Practice of Medicine: Essentials for Resident Education
A transcript of this episode is available at academicmedicineblog.org.