Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: 126 Barnard Hall or watch live via https://montana.webex.com/montana/j.php?MTID=m6add3c84d2a3ed89f3c7c39c3c8a37c7
Speaker(s): Drs. Rob and Lori Byron
Montana Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate
Robert and Lori Byron are both physicians, who worked on the Crow Indian Reservation for over 20 years each. Robert now works at the Bighorn Valley Health Center in Hardin; Lori, a former President of the Montana Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, is retired from IHS and works part time as a Pediatric Hospitalist at St. Vincent’s Healthcare, and just received a MS in Energy Policy and Climate through Johns Hopkins University. Robert, a former Governor of Montana Chapter-American College of Physicians, served on the Montana Board of Environmental Review. Lori serves on the Children’s Health Protection Advisory Committee to the EPA and the AAP’s Council on Environmental Health and Climate Change. They are both authors on the Climate Change and Human Health report, and co-chair Montana Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate.