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"Oak Creek power plant's partial closing a step in the right direction, but activists say there's more work to do," Features comments from WHPCA's Executive Director Abby Lois, Kenosha News (November 6, 2020)

 

"WI Medical Professionals: Climate Change Affects Human Health," Features comments from WHPCA's Joel Charles and highlights a report written in collaboration with WHPCA, Public News Service (October 28, 2020)

 

"The other public health crisis," Features comments from WHPCA's Dr. Jonathan Patz, The Hill (October 23, 2020)

"A warmer, wetter Wisconsin caused by climate change will have severe health impacts, report says," Highlights a report written in collaboration with WHPCA, Wisconsin Examiner (October 21, 2020)

"Will Climate Change Increase the Presence of Pathogens in Drinking Water?" Features comments from WHPCA's Dr. Jonathan Patz, Ensia (October 21, 2020)

"Climate change is affecting Wisconsinites’ health, new UW study finds," Features WHPCA's Jonathan Patz, Caitlin Rublee, Joel Charles, and Chirantan Mukhopadyay, Badger Herald (October 20, 2020) 

"New Report Shows How Climate Change is Affecting Wisconsin's Health Now," Features comments from WHPCA's Pamela Guthman, Jonathan Patz, Caitlin Rublee, Joel Charles, and Chirantan Mukhopadyay, Global Health Institute (October 14, 2020). 

 

"A doctor’s prescription for healthy voting Wisconsinites in 2020," Written by WHPCA's Victoria Gillet and Claire Gervais, Madison 365  (September 29, 2020)

 

"Two Milwaukee Doctors Prescribe Voting From Home During the Coronavirus Pandemic," Written by WHPCA's Rene Settle-Robinson and Caitlin Rublee, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (September 25, 2020)

"Watch: WI Physician Sounds the Alarm That ‘Climate Crisis Is a Public Health Emergency’," Highlights the work of WHPCA's Joel Charles, Up North News (September 16, 2020)

"Living in a thin dark line: How can we make healthcare systems climate resilient?," Written by WHPCA's Caitlin Rublee, BMJ (September 15, 2020)

 

"Health and Social Justice in a Changing Climate," Written by Hannah Lindstadt, Rachel Dahl, and WHPCA's Dr. Caitlin Rublee (September 1, 2020)

 

"Special Report: Extreme heat puts city in double jeopardy," Featuring an interview with WHPCA's Dr. Caitlin Rublee, Milwaukee Neighborhood News (August 27, 2020)

"Dust Storms Associated with Increase in Critical Care Visits," Features the work of WHPCA's Dr. Caitlin Rublee (August 11, 2020)

"Dismantle Racism in Psychiatry & Society," Written in part by WHPCA's Steven Moffic, Psychiatric Times (August 10, 2020)

 

"A Triple Threat: Climate change, COVID, and eviction," Written by WHPCA's Dr. Jonathan Patz, Isthmus (August 3, 2020)

 

"Research Team informs rural communities on environmental health issues this summer," features the work of WHPCA Vice-Chair Pamela Guthman, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (July 24, 2020)

 

"Dr. Caitlin Rublee: Now is not the time to end moratorium on utility shutoffs," Written by WHPCA's Dr. Caitlin Rublee, Wisconsin State Journal (July 22, 2020)

 

"Wisconsin's moratorium on power and utility shut-offs will end July 25. Here are resources if you need help with your bill" with interview quotes from WHPCA Anti-Racism Co-Chair Dr. Caitlin Rublee, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (July 18, 2020)

 

"Climate & Health Effects: Asthma and Allergies" Written by WHPCA's Pamela Guthman and Payton Kaldenberg, Courier Sentinel (July 15, 2020)

"How Should Wisconsin Tackle Climate Change? Governor's Task Force Wants Your Input," with quotes from WHPCA's Dr. Victoria Gillet, Milwaukee's NPR (July 14, 2020)

"An Emergency Physician's Starter Guide to Climate Change Resources," Written by WHPCA's Caitlin Rublee & Kaitlyn Moretti, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine PULSE (July 7, 2020)

"Climate change is fueling U.S. dust storms, with dire health consequences," with quotes from WHPCA's Caitlin Rublee, Japan Times (July 3, 2020)

"Climate & Health Effects: Heat," written by WHPCA's Pamela Guthman and Payton Kaldenberg, Courier Sentinel (July 1, 2020)

"Data: People of color are more impacted by COVID-19 in Eau Claire County" Features comments from WHPCA Vice-Chair Pamela Guthman, Leader-Telegram (June 15, 2020)

"Racism Declared a Public Health Crisis in Wisconsin" Features WHPCA Vice-Chair Pamela Guthman as a guest, Wisconsin Public Radio (June 15, 2020)

 

"Climate and Health" written by WHPCA Vice-Chair Pamela Guthman, Courier Sentinel (June 11, 2020)

"Public health depends on good air quality" with quotes from WHPCA's Dr. Joel Charles, Dr. Bruce Barrett, and Dr. Andrew Lewandowski, Renew Wisconsin (June 1, 2020)

"Build back better for health, equity, and climate," written by WHPCA Education Co-Chair Andrew Lewandowski, The Courier (June 1, 2020)

"Global Health Institute Director says environment key to preventing pandemic" written by WHPCA Board Member Dr. Jonathan Patz, WisBusiness (May 1, 2020)

"Why Climate Can Lead to More Pandemics" Interview with WHPCA Board Member Dr. Jonathan Patz, Wisconsin Public Radio (April 22, 2020)

"As Earth Day turns 50, UW-Madison scientist says how we treat Earth can foster pandemics" Interview with WHPCA Board Member Dr. Jonathan Patz, Appleton Post-Crescent (April 22, 2020)

"Pollution will make pandemic worse" written by WHPCA Co-Chair of Decarbonize WI Healthcare Dr. Claire Gervais, Wisconsin State Journal (April 15, 2020)

"Why climate change is also a health care story — it’s the biggest health threat this century," features the work of WHPCA Board Member Dr. Jonathan Patz, MarketWatch (March 2, 2020)

"Climate Solutions Improve Health and Save Money" co-authored by WHPCA Co-Chair of Decarbonize WI Healthcare Dr. Jonathan Patz, NRDC (February 28, 2020)

"Locals addressing racism through public health" article celebrating the work of by WHPCA Vice-Chair Pamela Guthman, Leader-Telegram (January 4, 2020)

"Professor's work supports declaration on racism" article celebrating the work of by WHPCA Vice-Chair Pamela Guthman, Leader-Telegram (December 8, 2019)

"Support Student Climate Strike," Written by WHPCA Decarbonize Wisconsin Healthcare Chair Dr. Claire Gervais, Wisconsin State Journal (September 20, 2019)

"Guthman taking steps to help with global climate change" article celebrating the work of by WHPCA Vice-Chair Pamela Guthman, Courier Sentinel (August 15, 2019)

"End of Civilization: Climate Change apocalypse could start by 2050 if we don't act, report warns" article featuring WHPCA Board Member Dr. Jonathan Patz, USA Today (June 5, 2019)