Climate Action Team Public Health Workgroup Meetings

This page last reviewed July 22, 2014

  • For those who cannot attend in person, the meeting will be WEBCAST
  • Webcast viewers: Please send your questions during the broadcast to: sierrarm@calepa.ca.gov
  • Call-In option: See Agenda for details.

July 22, 2014 

  • Agenda  "Wildfire and Health in a Changing Climate"

Panel

  • Wildfire risk projections
    -Anthony LeRoy Westerling, Ph.D., CNAP (California-Nevada Climate Applications Program), UC Merced
  • Health effects associated with wildfire and vulnerable populations
    -Paul English, Ph.D., CDPH
    -Colleen Reid, UC Berkeley (Ph.D. candidate)
  • Wildfire prevention and adaptation measures
    -Jana Luis, Division Chief, Predictive Services, CAL FIRE
  • Wildfire immediate risks and planning in local public health departments
    -Charles B. Mosher, M.D., M.P.H., Health Officer, Mariposa County Health Department
    -Wilma Wooten, M.D., M.P.H., Public Health Officer, County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency

Presentations:

Fall Schedule:  October 8, 2014 


For more infformation please contact Kathy Dervin at (510) 620-6245  Kathy.Dervin@cdph.ca.gov


Archive of Meetings:

May 1, 2014 

Presentations:

February 27, 2014

Presentations:

Agenda Links:
In this meeting CDPH will facilitate an open discussion for participants to share their comments on the Public Health Chapter of Safeguarding California, focused on the chapter’s priority action areas.  Written comments are due to the California Natural Resources Agency by 5pm on Feb 28.

November 20, 2013 at 1 pm

Presentations:

September 26, 2013

Presentations:
  • "Assessing Public Health Knowledge of Climate Change and Role in Climate Action"
    Solange Gould, Senior Research Associate, Public Health Institute Presentation
  • "Creating and Mapping an Urban Heat Island Index for California"
    Bill Dean, California Environmental Protection Agency Presentation
  • "Urban Greening for Sustainable Communities Grant Program"
    Polly Escovedo, Program Manager, California Natural Resources Agency Presentation
  • "Bay Area Climate and Energy Resilience Project"
    Bruce Riordan, The Joint Policy Committee Presentation
  • "Resilient Sacramento: Regional Adaptation Collaborative"
    Kate Meis, Associate Director, Local Government Commission Presentation
  • "State Climate Change Programs"
    Michael McCormick, Seminor Planner, Governor's Office of Planning & Research Presentation

June 4, 2013

Presentations:
  • University of California, Office of the President
    John Kendle, Director of Operations Presentation
  • St. John’s Medical Center, Stockton, Dignity Healthcare Network
    John Kendle, Director of Operations Presentation
  • San Francisco Physicians for Social Responsibility and Healthy Food in Health Care Campaign and
    Food Matters Program/Health Care Without Harm.  Lucia Sucre, Co-Director Presentation

December 10, 2012

Presentations:
  • Extreme Heat Adaptation Interim Guidance: Public Review and Comment Period-Update

September 10, 2012

Presentation:

July 9, 2012


April 30, 2012


November 28, 2011


July 14, 2011


December 1, 2010


September 13, 2010


April 20, 2010


February 8, 2010

CAT Public Health Workgroup meeting


January 27, 2010

HIA Cap-and-Trade brainstorming meeting


December 17, 2009

Climate Action Team Public Health Workgroup


September 14, 2009

Climate Action Team Public Health Workgroup


July 6, 2009

Climate Action Team Public Health Workgroup


June 18, 2009

Climate Action Team Public Health Workgroup

For questions, please contact: Kathy Dervin at (916) 620-6245

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