The Role of Advocacy in Primary Care

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By: Nate Plating


Primary care physicians are uniquely positioned to go beyond the immediate needs of their patients. Everything from[...]

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Climate Health Now

April 1st, 2021

By: Amanda Millstein, MD


Injury and drowning from worsening storm surges and flooding. Smoke inhalation and burns from wildfires. More severe[...]

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In the US West Scorched by Wildfires, We Can Barely Breathe. It’s Going to Get Worse.

October 15th, 2020

By: Kristina Dahl, PhD


In California, we’ve counted ourselves among the lucky this past week if the worst we’ve had to cope with is a thick[...]

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African Americans Are Disproportionately Exposed to Extreme Heat

October 7th, 2020

By: Adrienne L. Hollis, PhD, JD


Climate change is a threat multiplier. This is a fact I know to be true. I also know that our most vulnerable[...]

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Reflections on COVID-19, the Climate Crisis, Environmental Justice and Health Equity

May 20th, 2020

By: Gaurab Basu, MD, MPH and María Belen Power, MPP


We are living in an unprecedented time in which an unimaginable global pandemic has upended our way of life. Our[...]

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