Wednesday 14th April 2021

Training event hosted by the London Sustainable Healthcare Network


Sustainability and the NHS
Dr David Pencheon 
Director, NHS Sustainable Development Unit

Sustainability in Nephrology
Dr Frances Mortimer
Medical Director, Centre for Sustainable Healthcare

Interactive breakout sessions on Sustainable Quality Improvement
Including dialysis, outpatient and inpatient care    

Thursday 18th March 2021

Green nephrology: what does it mean and why is it necessary to reduce the environmental impact?

Medical Pollution
Presenter: Peter Blankestijn, NL

Processes in Nephrology and burden on the environment
Presenter: Edita Nourisiene, LV

Water waste and potential re-use in dialysis treatment
Presenter: Cecile Legallais, FR

Annette Bruchfeld, SWE
Peter Stenvinkel, SWE

17:00-18:30 Central European Time

Green Nephrology review article

John Agar and Katherine Barraclough have produced a fantastic review looking at the impacts of environmental change on kidney health as well as the environmental damage caused by kidney services (especially dialysis) and strategies to mitigate this. 

Nature Reviews Nephrology
February, 2020
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