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Code Blue for Patient Earth: Pathways to a Secure Future

April 4 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Code Blue for Patient Earth: Pathways to a Secure Future
McNamara Alumni Center
Saturday, April 4, 2020
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Doors open at 7:00 a.m.)

Learn more and register here!

​Climate change is impacting the health of Minnesotans. Increasingly, those of us who support the health of patients and communities are called to take action. Join Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate, the Institute on the Environment, and many others on April 4th at the University of Minnesota McNamara Alumni Center for a full-day conference about health and climate in our community featuring Dr. Christie Manning in her keynote on “The Psychology of Climate Change.”

Register today for Code Blue for Patient Earth: Pathways to a Secure Future at z.umn.edu/codeblue.

*Bonus: the first 50 students to register receive a special discount!*

7:00 am – 8:00 am: Registration & Coffee
8:00 am – 8:05 am: Welcome from the Sponsors
8:05 am – 8:10 am: Introduction from Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate
8:10 am – 8:40 am: Climate Science: Projections for the next two decades
8:40 am – 9:00 am: Overview of the Health Effects of Climate Change
9:00 am – 10:00 am: Keynote: Psychology of Climate Change
10:00 am – 10:20 am: Coffee Break
10:25 am – 11:10 am: Community-based Care Systems: Management issues of Care Demands, Supply Chain, EHR, Pharmacy, and Chronic Care
11:10 am – 12:00 pm: Climate Disruption at the Bedside and in the Clinic
12:00 pm – 12:50 pm: Lunch
12:50 pm – 1:30 pm: Theater of Public Policy
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm: Breakouts: Preparedness of Health Care Systems: Delivery, Infrastructure, & Care Needs in 2030
2:35 pm – 3:20 pm: Setting the Bar High: Local Leaders in Health Care Sustainability, and How Your Facility can get there, too
3:20 pm – 3:50 pm: Pathway to the Future: What Would a Climate Successful World Look like in 2030?
3:50 pm – 4:00 pm: Closing

Sponsored by Allina Health, Center for Global Health & Social Responsibility, and School of Nursing.


April 4
8:00 am - 4:00 pm


School of Nursing
(612) 624-9600


McNamara Alumni Center
200 SE Oak St
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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