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Code Blue for Patient Earth: Pathways to Resilience (Day 2)

April 23, 2022 @ 8:45 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for the third Code Blue conference sponsored by HPHC and the University of Minnesota School of Nursing! The Institute on the Environment is co-sponsoring the 2022 Code Blue for Patient Earth: Pathways to Resilience conference. More information on this event can be found here: https://hpforhc.org/codeblue/.

Friday, April 22 (In-person and on Zoom)

In-person event at MN Humanities Center in St. Paul.  Drinks and appetizers provided.  More details and registration information coming soon.

Forging The Path to Climate Advocacy

Health professional leaders across Minnesota will share their personal stories of engaging in efforts to address the health impacts of climate change. This session will provide an opportunity to network with fellow health professionals in your region, and provide on-ramps for becoming involved in the climate and health movement.

Saturday, April 23 (Zoom)

8:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Sessions – 60 minutes each starting at 9 a.m.

Creating Climate Smart Healthcare

Addressing climate change in the healthcare sector requires both sustainability practices that reduce waste and decrease the carbon footprint, and adaptation strategies that promote resilience in the face of current and predicted challenges. Health professional leaders in Minnesota will share their experiences with working to make their health systems climate smart.

Navigating The Mental Health Impacts of Climate Change

Contemplating the climate crisis can lead to anxiety, a sense of loss, and even despair. Min alth professionals will discuss the dynamic interplay of climate anxiety and burnout and share techniques for treating patients and engaging in self-care

Climate Justice: Addressing Climate and Health Through An Equity Lens

This session will review some of the underlying health and economic disparities that create social vulnerability and the specific disproportionate impacts from climate change on human health. Local leaders in Minnesota will share their experiences tackling climate justice in their respective communities.


*Full conference registration including CEUs $75
Standard registration $25
Student/Community $10


April 23, 2022
8:45 am - 12:30 pm


Virtual Event
MN United States