Dr. Courtney Howard

Director
Dr. Courtney Howard

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Courtney is a Yellowknife ER doctor and the President of the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment (CAPE). Part of the NWT Medical Association team, she led the successful campaign to have the Canadian Medical Association divest from fossil fuels. With CAPE she coordinates MD-advocacy on climate-health across Canada & has been involved in work on active transport, plantrich diets, integrating health impact assessments into environmental assessments, carbon pricing, coal phase-out, and the health impacts of fracking.

Photo by: Pat Kane