Illinois Clinicians for Climate Action
The Illinois Clinicians for Climate Change (ICCA) is a group of healthcare professionals concerned about the impact climate change has on the health of Illinois residents.
NRDC Issue Brief: Climate Change and Health in Illinois
Illinoisans are facing a variety of health threats, including more heat-related illnesses such as breathing and heart problems, food and water contamination, traumatic injuries, mental health challenges, and increased exposure to infectious diseases.
Chicago Medical Society
Founded in 1850, the Chicago Medical Society cultivates the science and art of medicine, promotes the sharing of professional experience, and encourages enthusiasm for the profession among its members.