What is Climate Medicine?

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Climate Medicine is a critical new approach
to educate and prepare
health professionals, hospitals, and communities
for the impacts of climate change on human health

Climate and Health Foundation

The Climate and Health Foundation (CHF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to training clinicians and health professionals as leaders in Climate Medicine to become formidable innovators that will force multiply our global risk assessment and influence climate policy.


The first Climate & Health Science Policy Fellowship and the first academic endowed chair in Climate Medicine in the United States were created through a partnership between the Climate and Health Foundation and the University of Colorado School of Medicine.