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Event: Chronic Disease, Air Pollution & Public Health: Risk, Prevention, & Preparedness

Event: Chronic Disease, Air Pollution & Public Health: Risk, Prevention, & Preparedness

What:  Celebrate National Public Health Week by joining, “Chronic Disease, Air Pollution & Public Health: Risk, Prevention, & Preparedness” – a tele-townhall discussion with EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and HHS Assistant Secretary for Health, Howard Koh, MD, MPH together with national health leaders from the American Lung Association and American Public Health Association and others as they discuss the health impacts of air pollution, including worsening conditions due to climate change. Participants can also look forward to hearing about efforts underway today to better protect the public, especially children, elderly and those living with chronic lung or heart disease.

With Special Guests: U.S. EPA Administrator, Gina McCarthy & U.S. HHS Assistant Secretary for Health, Howard Koh, MD, MPH
Hosted by: Harold Wimmer, National President and CEO, American Lung Association and Georges Benjamin, MD, American Public Health Association

When: April 9, 2014 3:30-4:30pm EDT

Co-sponsors: American Thoracic Society * American Heart Association * American Public Health Association * Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America * Trust for America’s Health * National Association of County and City Health Officials

Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at:
https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/235681466