Jun 24, 2020 Webinar: After the Smoke Clears: How Wildfires Impact Our Health

Wednesday, June 24, 2020  |  1:00 – 2:00 PM EST  | More information

Presenters will:

  • Describe the public health impacts of wildfire smoke.
  • Identify the ways in which climate change and health equity lead to disparate health risks for wildfire smoke exposure.
  • Explore opportunities for building resilience and bolstering wildfire preparedness.


  • Will Barrett, Director of Clean Air Advocacy, American Lung Association in California
  • Wayne Cascio, Director of the Center for Public health and Environmental Assessment, US Environmental Protection Agency
  • Melissa Nootz, Montana Field Organizer, Moms Clean Air Force


  • Surili Sutaria Patel, Director, APHA Center for Climate, Health and Equity; Deputy Director, APHA Center for Public Health Policy