5 events
Thursday 30th April 2020
Barrack Rd, Exeter EX2 5DW, Royal Devon & Exeter hospital, Exeter, Devon, UK, EX2 5DW, United Kingdom

The University of Exeter Medical School will be hosting its second conference on planetary health ‘Waking up to the planetary health emergency’ on Thursday 30th April 2020 at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital.

More details to follow. Registration is now open 

Friday 1st May 2020
University of Brighton - Falmer Campus, Checkland Building C122, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 9PH, United Kingdom

The conference will explore the triple bottom line of sustainability within health and care settings and inspire change towards more sustainable practices. We extend an invitation to academic, research and clinical colleagues and students from a wide range of disciplines who are engaged in the sustainability.  The full programme of oral presentations, posters and workshops will be available by end of February.

Keynote speakers will be:

Friday 1st May 2020
University of Brighton - Falmer Campus, Checkland Building C122, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 9PH, United Kingdom

The SHARE conference is a collaboration between the School of Health Sciences University of Brighton, the Brighton and Sussex Medical School and the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare.

 

Theme - Triple bottom line in heathcare: environmental, financial and social sustainability

Call for abstracts for oral presentations and posters - deadline 3 Feb 2020 by 10am

Thursday 4th June 2020
The Last Drop, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 5 Thornton St,, London, United Kingdom, E20 2AD, United Kingdom

Join board-level peers and sustainability leaders at the first HSJ Sustainability Forum to shape the strategy of your organisation and system in driving towards a greener NHS. As well as mounting pressure to decrease environmental impact for the good of public health, building climate resilience of NHS services and taking a holistic approach to sustainability across its three pillars are paramount.

The HSJ Sustainability Forum will unite 100+ NHS trust board members, sustainability leads and policy makers to:

Saturday 6th June 2020
MiCo - Milano Convention Centre, Piazzale Carlo Magno, 1, Milan, MI, 20149, Italy

The central theme of this European nephrology conference is "Preparing nephrology for the future. Towards sustainable nephrology care."

Nick Watts of the Lancet Countdown will be giving a plenary lecture and several sessions will address the topic, including:

Environmental threats to kidney health:

  1. Particulate matter, nitrogen dioxide and carbon monoxide with the risk of kidney disease
  2. Chronic kidney disease of unknown aetiology: population-level detection strategies
  3. CKD in agricultural communities

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