Developing Evidence-Based Health Policy in a Changing Climate

Authors

  • Stephanie Gower Toronto Public Health; Dalla Lana School of Public Health (University of Toronto)

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.22230/src.2014v5n1a134

Keywords:

Climate change, Equity, Public health

Abstract

This article outlines the necessary research and societal supports necessary to ensure thatevidence-based climate adaptation policy to protect society's most vulnerable  members is developed an a comprehensive and timely manner.

Author Biography

Stephanie Gower, Toronto Public Health; Dalla Lana School of Public Health (University of Toronto)

Stephanie Gower is a policy and research specialist in the Healthy Public Policy directorate at Toronto Public Health and holds adjunct status at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.

Published

2013-12-20

Issue

Section

Commentary