Apr 01, 2020
Mike Menzel
What are the impacts on our health from the changing climate?
 Mike Menzel, MD an anesthesiologist at ANW Hospital for 32 years caring for a variety of patients needing surgery for transplantation, CV surgery, obstetrical emergency surgery, orthopedic surgery, and general surgery. Co-founder of Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate with over 500 Minnesota health professionals who advocate for local and planetary health.
Topic: What are the impacts on our health from the changing climate? How does air and water pollutants affect our health. Are we seeing more infectious diseases? How can we prepare to these challenges and what are some solutions?
Covid 19 pandemic has challenged our ability to care for patients but what can we learn from this? It can lead to positive outcomes in a variety of health and economic sectors.