Clinical Climate Change



CME ACCREDITATION: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Requirements and Policies of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) through the joint-providership of the Westchester Academy of Medicine and the Institute of Exposomic Research at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. The Westchester Academy of Medicine is accredited by MSSNY to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians. The Westchester Academy of Medicine designates this live webinar activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category I Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience: Public Health Professionals, Policymakers, Physicians, Nurses, and Allied Health Professionals representing diverse fields, including but not limited to:

  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Medicine
  • Epidemiology
  • Family Medicine
  • General Practice
  • Geriatrics
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Maternal and Fetal Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Psychiatry
  • Public Health
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Social Work
  • Urgent Care Medicine


“I am better able to have conversations with my patients about climate anxiety and resilience.”

Pediatrician, 2022 Attendee

“It helped me understand health inequities and discuss the relationship between climate and health with patients.”

Primary Care Physician, 2021 Attendee

“I will more readily discuss air pollution and heat concerns with my patients.”

Pediatrician, 2020 Attendee

“I will incorporate climate change into my patient education.”

Oncology Nurse, Inaugural 2019 Attendee

“I can now better educate my patients and colleagues about climate change.”

Allergist, Inaugural 2019 Attendee

“I will integrate climate change advocacy into my health policy course.”

Nursing Educator, Inaugural 2019 Attendee

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