Climate Change

WGO Climate Course for Global Gastroenterology




Climate change is a rapidly developing public health crisis with significant implications for digestive health and disease. Physicians, nurses, and all health care providers involved in digestive care must understand the challenge we face.

In order to increase awareness and educate health providers, tho WGO is broadcasting a series of nine interactive webinars, with live discussion, for one hour each, occurring every two weeks from 8 March until 28 June.

Join the WGO with experts from around the world who are authorities on the subjects that will be presented, in hopes to be helpful to your practice and to your understanding of the issues. Each session will provide opportunities to engage and discuss with the experts. Attendees will leave these webinars with a clear understanding of the issues and will be prepared to take positive actions to help adapt to and mitigate climate change.

TIME: 07:00 CST

WHEN: Wednesdays twice a month from 8 March to 28 June

Registration & More Info


To view Dr. Desmond Leddin and Dr. Finlay Macrae's review on Climate Change and GI Health, click here


To view Dr. Desmond Leddin's article on the CDDW™ carbon footprint, click here