Carrie Gonzalez of Physicians For Social Responsibility Will Speak
The Health Effects of Climate Disruption in Texas
THURSDAY, APRIL 10TH
POPPA ROLLO'S PIZZA
WEST-BANK MEETING ROOM
703 N.VALLEY MILLS, WACO
6 PM: PIZZA & BUSINESS
6:30: LECTURE & DISCUSSION
Carrie Gonzalez, RN, MSN, FNP, will speak on "The Health Effects of Climate Disruption in Texas." A very informative lecture is planned, focusing on the effects of climate change in our state. Ms. Gonzalez is with the Physicians for Social Responsibility, a highly respected Nobel Prize-winning organization.
Carrie will discuss how climate disruption causes serious health problems, and provide a background on temperature variations and pollution contributors to global climate change. In addition, Carrie will focus on heat-related illnesses, the spread of infectious disease, climate change and conflict, and the more extreme effects of drought, flood and water related illnesses.