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Webinar: Decarbonisation of the Health Sector – 10th May 2021

On 10 May at 2pm (CET), FEAM and EASAC will hold a public event to present and discuss their recent commentary on the Decarbonisation of the Health Sector.

In this 90-minute webinar, FEAM and EASAC will present and discuss their new joint commentary with a panel of experts from international governmental and nongovernmental organisations working on this topic.

Watch the recording of the webinar.


Welcome and Introduction to the topic and EASAC & FEAM

Presentation on principles and value of decarbonising the health sector
Professor Andrew Haines, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Presentation of Commentary: How can EU policy-makers help the health sector achieve ambitious targets for decarbonisation (and improving health)?
Dr Robin Fears, EASAC Biosciences Programme Director

Panel Discussion moderated by Dr Rosa Castro, FEAM with: Scott Brady, Climate Programme Manager, Health Care Without Harm Europe; Pascal Garel, Chief Executive at HOPE (European Hospital and Healthcare Federation); Maria Nilsson, Professor at Department of Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University; Kirsty Reid, EFPIA (European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations)


Read the joint commentary and the press release.

Following the event

Watch the recording of the event, here.

Download the presentations of Professor Andrew Haines and of Dr Robin Fears.

If you have any questions about the event, please contact Rúben Castro: ruben.castro@feam.eu

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