Please join PennFuture, PennEnvironment, Clean Air Council, and Temple University’s Center for Sustainable Communities for a panel discussion about the impacts that climate change will have on public health, energy infrastructure, and our communities. From lung disease to insect-borne illnesses to harmful algal blooms, climate change can have serious and disparate effects on our families, children, and communities.
When: Wednesday, March 20, 6:00-8:00p.m.
Where: Temple University, GIS Studio
Gladfelter Hall, 1st Floor
1115 Polett Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Our speakers – including academics, non-profit advocates, and public health specialists – will discuss how climate change affects public health, the electrical grid, and energy infrastructure.
Moderator: Mollie Michel, PA Field Consultant, Moms Clean Air Force - PA
Rob Altenburg: Energy Center Director, PennFuture
Dr. Julie Becker: Associate Professor, Director of Public Health, University of the Sciences and Representative, Philadelphia Physicians for Social Responsibility
Naida Elena Burgos, MA: Community Engagement Specialist
Dr. Kevin Henry: Associate Professor, Temple University
This event is free and open to the public. To register, please click here https://pennfuture.salsalabs.org/ourhealthourgridpanelrsvp?page=register.
Contact Alexander Cupo, PennFuture’s Southeast PA Outreach Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org for questions or additional details.