Environmental Justice in Nursing

This webinar examines how the exploitation of people and the planet impacts reproductive health outcomes specific to consumer goods like plastics.

A "flash talk" video that provides a case study of a nurse working with a community experiencing the effects of climate change and makes an argument for the professional obligation to advocate for and promote environmental justice.

Children are vulnerable to pollutants in the environment that can affect growth and development and have long-term health consequences. These webinars, from the Mid-Atlantic Center for Children’s Health and the Environment (MACCHE), highlight different environmental risks through a childhood development lens.

This course is intended to introduce nurses and APRNS to environmental justice and how it relates to reproductive and sexual health and the nursing practice.

ANHE is a national nursing organization working to promote healthy people and healthy environments by educating and leading the nursing profession, advancing research, incorporating evidence-based practice, and influencing policy.