Hello, this is a final reminder that the ISSOP climate change series begins on Thursday/Friday 25th/26th February at the times shown on the flyer. Thursday's talk will be led by Professor Anthony Costello and colleagues from the Lancet countdown series and has the title
Child Health and Sustainability: Defining and Responding to the Impact of Climate Change in Children
You may register directly for the series on the following links - the webinar timings are designed to make it easy for people from different time sectors across the globe to join at a time that suits them.
The sessions will be recorded so that viewing at a later date will be possible.
Registration for Asia-Pacific participants:
Registration for participants in all other global regions:
There will be a Q/A following the talks and after this there will be an hour's discussion in regional break out rooms, to focus on action by health professionals.
CHIFA profile: Tony Waterston is a retired consultant paediatrician who worked mainly in the community in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. He spent 6 years working in Zambia and Zimbabwe and directed the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Diploma in Palestinian Child Health teaching programme in the occupied Palestinian territories. He was an Editor of the Journal of Tropical Pediatrics and is on the Executive Committee of the International Society for Social Pediatrics. His academic interests are child poverty, advocacy for child health and children's rights. He is currently the lead moderator of CHIFA www.chifa.org<http://www.chifa.org> He is also a member of the HIFA Steering Group.
Tony.Waterston AT newcastle.ac.uk