Speakers - Katie Huffling
Katie Huffling DNP, RN, CNM, FAAN
Certified Nurse-Midwife and the Executive Director of the Alliance of Nurses Healthy Environments (ANHE)
Katie Huffling DNP, RN, CNM, FAAN is a Certified Nurse-Midwife and the Executive Director of the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments (ANHE). With ANHE, Dr. Huffling works with nurses and nursing organizations to elevate environmental health issues, such as climate change, toxic chemicals, and sustainability in healthcare, amongst the nursing profession. Dr. Huffling received her DNP in Health Innovation and Leadership from the University of Minnesota. In 2020 she was appointed as a member of the US Environmental Protection Agency Children’s Health Protection Advisory Council. Dr. Huffling was an editor of the environmental health e-textbook “Environmental Health in Nursing” that won the 2017 American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year in Environmental Health. She was also the recipient of the 2018 Charlotte Brody Award which recognizes nurses who go beyond everyday nursing endeavors to proactively promote and protect environmental health.