Jay Lemery, MD, is a professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Chief of the Section of Wilderness and Environmental Medicine, and Faculty in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health at the Colorado School of Public Health. He currently serves as associate director for the University of Colorado’s Consortium on Climate Change & Health. He is a former president of the Wilderness Medical Society. Corresponding author: (lemery18@gmail.com)


Authors propose a multidisciplinary training program in climate medicine, aiming to create physicians proficient and credible in climate and health science to assume leadership, disseminate knowledge, and influence policy.