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April 2013 Climate Change Symposium

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Time Agenda Items

8:30 AM

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM

Welcome: Suzanne K. Condon
Associate Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Director, Bureau of Environmental Health

9:15 AM

Climate Change and Human Health: Dr. George Luber
Associate Director for Climate Change, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, National Center for Environmental Health, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

10:00 AM

 Climate Change Adaptation Efforts in Massachusetts: Suzanne K. Condon

10:45 AM


11:00 AM

Health Impact Assessment and Climate Smart Scenario Planning: Andrea Hamberg
Program Coordinator, Center for Health Protection, Oregon Health Services

12:00 PM


12:45 PM

Panel: Prevention, Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies
Kathleen Baskin
Director of Water Policy, Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

James Mannion
Manager, Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency, Region II Field Office

Michael Celona
Chief, Water Toxics Unit, MDPH, Bureau of Environmental Health
Coordinator, Environmental Toxicology Program, Harmful Algal bloom Project

E. Heidi Ricci
Senior Policy Analyst, Mass Audubon

Cathleen Drinan
Health Agent, Town of Halifax, Board of Health

2:00 PM

Wrap up

2:15 PM



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