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Climate Change: a brief overview of the science and health impacts for Australia

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
1 hour

This article aims to provide an overview of the most recent scientific and organisational literature to inform readers about the current state of knowledge on climate change and its relationship to human health.

The issue has global relevance but focuses primarily on Australia.

Authors
Elizabeth G Hanna, Lachlan J McIver

Type
1-hour Reading

Learning Outcomes

  • Read recent evidence for human influence on climate change and understand the urgent need why and how to reduce emission
  • Learn of the climate change threats to the health of Australians and possible future directions for mitigation

Focus
Environment, climate change, heat wave, Australia, public health

Provider name

Medical Journal of Australia

Provider number

N/A

Type

Reading: journal; textbook; book; literature review

Duration

1h : 0m

CPD Points/Hours

MBA: 1h : 0m

Topic

Environment and Public Health

Audience

Medical Practitioner, Medical Student, Doctor-in-Training, Health Administrator, Non-Vocationally Registered, Nurse / Midwife, Occupational Therapist, Pharmacist, Podiatrist, Practice Manager, Psychologist, Researcher, Retired, Specialist - Other, Specialist General Practitioner

Delivery
Title
Climate Change: a brief overview of the science and health impacts for Australia
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Community health, Community and Primary Health Care
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
1 hour
CPD Points
MBA: 1h : 0m
Price
Free
Price Details
"Free"
Location
Online
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