Air Pollution & Climate Change Symposium

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Air Pollution & Climate Change Symposium

We are excited to announce that our third annual APCC Conference will be held on April 7, 2018 at the UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research.  Air pollution has been a major issue for central valley for decades. More importantly, climate change has been exacerbating the effect of air pollution in the central valley of California. This year’s emphasis is on forest fires and it impact on health and disease and heat related illness in central valley. The key note speaker is the chief scientist from NASA and CSRI presenting A Space-based view of our changing planet.

Saturday, April 7, 2018

UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research
155 N. Fresno Street
Fresno, CA 93701

CME: 4.0

Registration Fee: $50

Course Director: Jose Joseph Vempilly, MD
Co-Director: Daya Upadhyay, MD


You are invited to participate in the second annual Air Pollution & Climate Change Symposium at the UCSF Fresno Center.  Organized by the Department of Internal Medicine at UCSF Fresno, the conference will present the following themes: state of air in the Central Valley of California, air pollution and its effects on obstructive airway diseases.   Followed by climate change and its effect on air pollution and medium and longer term solutions to combat climate change and air pollution.

In keeping with our mission to have a meaningful impact on the direction of medicine in California’s Central Valley, the goal of our conference is to provide current clinical updates in air pollution and climate change to physicians, surgeons, mid-level providers, and nurses in our region, between Los Angeles and San Francisco.

The registration fee is $50.  Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Early registration is recommended, as seating is limited to 200 guests.

Registration fee includes conference participation and meals during the conference.

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Location & Parking:

Event will be held in the auditorium at the:
UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research
155 N. Fresno Street, Fresno, CA 93701

Complimentary parking is available in the Community Regional Medical Center campus parking lot number 10. The parking lot is located off of Illinois Street, behind the UCSF Fresno Center.

Register Today! Seating is limited.

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