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Conference
Agenda

DATES:

October 21-22, 2023

LOCATION:

Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

500 Hofstra Blvd,

Hempstead, NY 11549

Arrival Day
FRIDAY October 20, 2023

4:00 - 8:00 PM EST

ARRIVAL & CHECK-IN

DAY 1
SATURDAY October 21, 2023

6:45 - 8:15 AM EST 

7:00 - 8:15 AM EST 

 

8:15 - 8:30 AM EST

8:30 - 9:45 AM EST

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9:45 -11:00 AM EST

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11:00 - 11:15 AM EST

 

 

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM EST

 

12:15 - 1:15 PM EST

 

 

1:15 - 2:15 PM EST

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2:15 - 3:30 PM EST

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3:30 - 3:45 PM EST

 

 

3:45 - 5:00 PM EST

5:00 - 6:00 PM EST 

6:00 - 8:00 PM EST 

WALK TO MEETING & CHECK-IN

BREAKFAST

WELCOME & INTRODUCTORY REMARKS

Marcalee Alexander, MD, Sustain Our Abilities, The Journal of Climate Change and Health 

Matt Rohde, Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

 

CLIMATE AND HEALTH EDUCATION 

Moderator​: Cecilia Sorensen, MD, GCCHE Columbia University

Eryn Campbell

Ritu Parchure

Stefan Wheat

Leslie Solomonian

Judy Wu

 

SUSTAINABILITY IN INPATIENT HEALTHCARE

Moderator​: Jodi Sherman, MD, Yale Program on Healthcare Environmental Sustainability

Tajdeep Brar

Emily Goddard 

Iris Blom

Michael Padget

Emily Parker

 

 

BREAK

 

SUSTAINABILITY FOR HEALTH AND LIFESTYLE 

Moderator​: ​Emily Senay, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Laura Geer
Sheetal Rao
Ratika Samtani 

LUNCH 

COMMUNICATING EFFECTIVELY ABOUT

THE HEALTH RELEVANCE OF CLIMATE CHANGE

Beth Ann Malow, MD, Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, Director of the Vanderbilt Sleep Division

Edward Maibach, Director, George Mason’s Center for Climate Change Communication

Lisa Patel, MD, Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health

Courtney Howard, MD, University of Calgary, Cummings School of Medicine

INNOVATIONS AND ETHICS IN HEALTHCARE -

WHERE DO WE NEED TO GO?

Moderator​: ​Caleb Dresser, MD, Environmental Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Megan Eigsti
Elizabeth Cerceo
Amelia Cussans
Eva Parker
Pam Oatis & Minda Te

 

 

BREAK

 

 

BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS WITHIN AND

BETWEEN-HEALTHCARE DISPARITIES

Moderator​: Kimberly Humphrey, MD, Harvard C-CHANGE

Melissa Blum

Jagger Alexander

Jacky Dawkins 

Taslim Uddin 

KEYNOTE & AWARD PRESENTATIONS: 

Opening Remarks: Elizabeth M. Treston, Long Beach New York City Council Vice President

 

Nalleli Cobo

Co-Founder of the South Central Youth Leadership Coalition, 2022 Goldman Environmental Prize - Environmental Justice Winner  

Introduced by: Marc FuternickU.S. Acute Care Solutions, Clinical Services

Kyle X. Hill, Ph. D., M.P.H

Ojibwe (Turtle Mountain Band; Enrolled Citizen), Dakota (Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe), Lakota (Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe). Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Environmental Health Sciences.

Introduced by: Eva ParkerVanderbilt University Dermatology

POSTER SESSION: Hors d’oeuvres and Drinks

HANDS ON TRAINING: Communicating about Climate Change - Concomitant Sessions

Limited Availability

2:15 - 3:45 PM EST

Edward Maibach, Director, Mason’s Center for Climate Change Communication

Lisa Patel, MD, Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health

Beth Ann Malow, MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

DAY 2
SUNDAY October 22, 2023

7:15 - 8:30 AM EST

8:30 - 8:45 AM EST 

 

 

 

 

BREAKFAST

INTRODUCTORY REMARKS ON STATE OF THE SPECIALITIES:

Ann-Christine Duhaime, MD, MGH Center for the Environment and Health

Ilyssa Gordon, MD, PhD, Cleveland Clinic, Pathology

8:45 - 9:00 AM EST

 

9:00 - 9:15 AM EST

9:15 - 9:30 AM EST

9:30 - 9:45 AM EST

9:45 - 10:05 AM EST

 

10:05 - 10:20 AM EST

10:20 - 10:35 AM EST

10:35 - 10:50 AM EST

10:50 - 11:05 AM EST

11:05 - 11:20 AM EST

11:20 - 11:35 AM EST

 

 

11:35 - 11:55 AM EST

11:55 AM - 1:00 PM EST

1:00 - 1:15 PM EST 

1:15 - 1:30 PM EST

1:30 - 1:45 PM EST

1:45 - 2:00 PM EST

2:00 - 2:20 PM EST

2:20 - 2:35 PM EST

2:35 - 2:50 PM EST

2:50 - 3:05 PM EST

3:05 - 3:20 PM EST

3:20 - 3:35 PM EST

3:35 - 3:50 PM EST

3:50 - 4:10 PM EST

4:10 - 5:10 PM EST

Anesthesiology

Nikhila Yerabanda

 

Cardiology

Cory Sejo

Emergency Medicine

Kimberly Humphrey

Endocrinology

Julienne Sanchez Perez

DISCUSSION

BREAK

Infectious Disease

Shreya Doshi

 

Nephrology

Ankur Shah

Neurology

Jonathan Doan

Oncology

Dalia Larios

Ophthalmology

Barbara Erny

DISCUSSION

 

 

LUNCH 

 

 

Palliative Care

Collins Uzuegbu

Pediatrics

Laura Schapiro

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 

Maya Newman

 

Primary Care

Leslie Solomonian

DISCUSSION

 

 

BREAK

 

Psychiatry and Psychology

Jeremy Wortzel and James McKowen

Pulmonology

Jacqueline Lewy

 

Rheumatology

Tamiko Katsumoto

Surgical Specialties

Divyansh Agarwal

 

OB/GYN

Savita Potarazu

 

DISCUSSION

 

 

REFLECTING ON THE FUTURE OF CLIMATE AND HEALTH

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