Friday 29th June 2018
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, 108 Stamford Street, South Bank, London, SE1 9NH, United Kingdom

This conference is worth 5hrs and 20min CPD accreditation.

The healthcare sector has a considerable impact on the environment. It has been estimated that the greenhouse gas emissions caused by the NHS areĀ  2.8 million tonnes of CO2e per year. Moreover, the provision of healthcare contributes to air and water pollution.

To reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050 in line with UK government targets, every organisation and specialty will have to play its part.

Report of the UK Public Health Registrar Sustainable Development Network

Climate change is a key public health challenge of the 21st century. To address this we need to move to a more sustainable way of living and working. This report presents what public health registrars in the UK have been doing to accelerate this shift.

Faculty of Public Health
February, 2013
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