Climate change is a public health challenge that impacts our health, nutrition, and food sources. There are also significant impacts from rising sea levels, flooding, hurricanes, and wildfires. There is a growing understanding on the effects of climate change that are causing complex health challenges in the community. This presentation will offer an overview of the many challenges that we face in a climate-changing world.

Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

Suellen Breakey, PhD, RN
Barbara Belanger, DNP, RN, CNOR

Attend the Free Event on Zoom:

This online program is free and open to Mass General staff, patients and the general public. No registration needed.

Have Questions About the Topic? Please submit questions you may have before the program here, so that the speaker may address them during the session.

The Climate Change and Health Series is a collaboration among the Maxwell & Eleanor Blum Patient and Family Learning Center, the Mass General Center for the Environment and Health, and the MGH Institute of Health Professions Center for Climate Change, Climate Justice, and Health.

For questions about any of the programs, email the Blum Center at or call 617-724-7352.