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.
A short video introducing the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare's work in supporting clinical specialties to improve sustainability. This video focuses on initiatives in kidney care, where the approach was first pioneered.
The annual National Kidney Federation (NKF) conference is the largest conference for kidney patients and carers. Speakers include a good balance of kidney patients and medical experts who will discuss making treatment choices, donations and impact of a change in the benefit system amongst others.
This year's Green Nephrology Summit will be hosted in London by Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. Once again we are planning an inspiring and practical event, where patients, clinicians, managers and industry can share ideas and experience for greening kidney care.
The Nephrology Section, Royal Society of Medicine and The Campaign for Greener Healthcare (Green Nephrology Programme) are hosting a joint meeting on the role of telemedicine in a sustainable future for healthcare.