UK Launch of The Lancet Planetary Health

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM GMT

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This UK launch will celebrate the first three issues of a new Lancet journal aiming to inform and challenge our understanding of the links between the environment and human health. The Lancet Planetary Health builds on the foundation of the 2015 Rockefeller FoundationLancet Commission on planetary health. The journal is a monthly online, open access journal publishing original research, commentaries, and correspondence.
Programme
 
17:15 - 17:25: Introductory Talks
- Alan Dangour (LSHTM),
- Raffaella Bosurgi (Editor of The Lancet Planetary Health)
 
17:25 – 17:50: Comments
- Andy Haines (LSHTM)
- Georgina Mace (UCL)
- Saskia Heijnen (Wellcome Trust)
 
17:50 – 18:30: Research Talks from the first issues of The Lancet Planetary Health
 
18:30: Closing remarks
- Richard Horton (Editor-in-Chief of The Lancet)
 
18:35: Drinks reception
 
19.30: Close
 

Location

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Keppel Street
London, E8 3AN

Tags

  • KANs
  • Health