Every month we will be giving a shout-out to a health-related blog, podcast or vlog that we think you should check-out! For the month of April, in honour of Green Week, we wanted to feature the Climate Clinic Podcast, a recently launched podcast on climate change and health. This podcast is brought to you by the Global Consortium on Climate and Health Education at Columbia University. Read the podcast description below, to learn more:
Through four unique podcasts, we will bring you breaking climate and health headlines, in-depth discussions with experts and professionals from situations unfolding around the world, mobilize and share perspectives from the powerful student body and finally, help all health-related professionals to be the change, starting today.
- Be the Expert: Listeners can learn about the most pressing, recent developments in climate and health research, from the leading evidence-based journals in the world, in just 15 minutes every week.
- Code Red: Deep dive conversations into some of the most important climate and health events and field work being undertaken around the world. In this series, our hosts chat with subject matter experts including public health officials, healthcare providers and researchers, as well as community members who are at the epicentre of the climate-health crisis. Each episode aims to inspire, inform and encourage individuals and teams from all healthcare disciplines, through our interview style conversations. Episodes to date have included the Pakistan flooding and health impacts of Sargassum in Mexico and the Caribbean.
- Be the Change: An action-oriented podcast centered around mitigation and adaptation within healthcare. We speak to and showcase individuals, health systems or organizations from around the world that are inspiring and leading the path forwards for others to emulate.
- Code Green: This is a podcast made by students, for students since 2020. The next generation of healthcare professionals delve into the most important climate and health issues facing our planet, providing a united voice to tackle the greatest threat of our lifetime.
Be sure to tune in to the Climate Clinic Podcast!