Join Us: National Health + Climate Forum at ACLS 2021

Coming out of a year of multiple crises and a decisive election, 2021 is our moment to forge a path forward to a stable climate starting with ambitious American leadership on solutions.

The American Climate Leadership Summit (ACLS 2021), celebrating its 10th year,will bring game-changing future-shaping ideas and a diversity of leaders together to ensure climate change is a local, regional and national priority. Building upon ecoAmerica’s MomentUs initiative, ACLS 2021 will inspire public support for bold climate policy, grounded in a multi-sector organizational and individual sign-on commitment to climate action.

Day 1 of the Summit, April 27, will kick off with the National Health + Climate Forum. Learn about the health and health equity implications of climate change and how to drive action and advocacy for climate solutions in. Hear the latest updates directly from national health leaders. Collaborate with local and national professionals in health and other sectors to develop new strategies to bridge the gaps of inaction and build resolve for solutions at home, your workplace, your community, and with policy makers.


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National Health + Climate Forum Agenda:

  • Opening Keynote Address: Gina McCarthy, National Climate Advisor, White House
  • Forum Welcome: Rebecca Rehr, MPH
  • Climate Impacts on Mental Health Panel: Arthur Evans, PhD; Joshua Gordon, MD, PhD; Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, PhD; Susan Pacheco, MD
  • Climate Action: Through Policy, With Community: Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-IL 14th)
  • Ted Talk: COVID Solutions that Multisolve for Climate: Joshua Sharfstein, MD
  • Climate Justice + Health Equity Panel: Nsedu Obot Witherspoon, MPH; Gaurab Basu, MD, MPH; Shasta Gaughen, PhD; Misbath Daouda, MPH, Climate + Health PhD Candidate, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
  • Breakout Activity
  • Forum Closing


Use our #MarchMadness discount code today for 50% off: ACLS21March_Madness

With this code, the full summit is only $37.50. Please email Climate for Health Director Rebecca Rehr (rebecca @ if you would like to attend but the registration fee is a financial barrier.

Did you miss a session of last year’s American Climate Leadership Summit ? Head to ecoAmerica’s YouTube channel for access to ALL ACLS 2020 LIVE recordings now!

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