Climate change can worsen health in underserved communities

Read the full story at Environmental Factor.

Climate change and related weather disasters are ongoing threats to health equity in underprivileged communities, according to Robert Bullard, Ph.D., from Texas Southern University.

He was the featured speaker in the fourth installment of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Climate Change and Health Seminar Series, held Feb. 9. The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) hosted the event. Bullard is an NIEHS and NIMHD grant recipient.

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