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Fossil Fuels, Air Quality, & Transportation Committee

California has some of the worst air pollution in the country. This committee focuses on the human health threats associated with poor air quality that is caused by our fossil fuel economy, which includes drilling for oil, relying on fossil fuels for energy, and fossil fuel-driven vehicles. In order to improve air quality and decrease […]

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, […]