Title https://lens.monash.edu/@medicine-health/2021/01/28/1382740/the-urgent-need-to-transform-healthcare-education-to-address-climate-change Degree of recognition National Media name/outlet Monash Lens Media type Web Duration/Length/Size 800 words Country/Territory Australia Date 28/01/21 Description Climate change represents the greatest threat to public health, yet Australia’s health sector contributes to the harm through its large environmental footprint.
A new study calls for urgent education in sustainable health and care to equip current and future generations of health professionals with critical competencies to mitigate and adapt to these detrimental impacts.
URL https://lens.monash.edu/@medicine-health/2021/01/28/1382740/the-urgent-need-to-transform-healthcare-education-to-address-climate-change Persons Gabrielle Brand, Gitanjali Bedi, Tony Capon
- climate change
- health care education
- health sector
- Sustainable Healthcare Education