Disaster Preparedness Committee

Fires, floods, extreme heat, and the ever-present threat of earthquakes demand that communities have disaster plans and that individuals are prepared for all hazards.  This committee focuses on the integration of disaster preparedness content into nursing school curriculum, local health department trainings, and hospital-based nursing practice.  We have worked with local health departments and unions, […]

Farmworker, Pesticides, Food & Agriculture Committee

California provides the country and world with food and yet, many Californians are food and nutrition insecure. In many instances, the process of growing and raising food creates human and ecological health risks. We have more farmworkers in CA than any other state and, by any metric of the social determinants of health, our farmworkers […]

Environment and Health

Topics Children’s Environmental Health Breast Cancer Air Pollution Climate Change and Health Disaster Prepardness Agriculture, Farmworkers, and Food Clinician and Educator Tracks Day 2 will include Oil Field and Agricultural Tours Location: Bakersfield Marriott 801 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield 93301 2600 Laning Road San Diego, CA Right Near Amtrack! (.2 miles away) Date & Time: June […]