Breakfast for Babies – “The Harmful Effects of Climate Change and Air Pollution from Fossil Fuel Emissions on Children’s Health”

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Date(s) - June 7
9:30 am - 12:00 pm

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Please join us Friday, June 7th from 9:30 am and until 12 noon EDT

Speaker Bio: Dr. Frederica P. Perera is professor of Environmental Health Sciences at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and founder of the Columbia Center for Children’s Environmental Health where she served as director from 1998- 2019. She now leads the Center’s Program in Translational Research. Dr. Perera has a particular focus on the adverse effects of air pollution, toxic chemicals, and pesticides on prenatal and early childhood exposures. Her current research addresses the multiple impacts on children’s health and development of climate change and air pollution due to fossil fuel emissions and the health and economic benefits of policies to reduce those emissions. She is the author of over 400 publications, including 350 peer-reviewed articles, and has received numerous honors.

Breakfast for Babies is a collaborative project of NYS-AIMH and NYZTT. Open to all who work with or on behalf of very young children and their families – those who work in childcare and early learning; home visiting; Early Intervention; psychotherapy; child welfare; healthcare; policy and research, and more! 

As always, Breakfast for Babies is free for members of NYS-AIMH and NYZTT.  $15 for non-members  To REGISTER CLICK HERE

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