Symposium 2016

Sustainability and You Symposium – 22 June 2016

Sustainability and You Symposium Programme and Abstracts – 2016

Storify summary – includes photos, #sustainandyou tweets and online Padlet notice board

Lunch was sponsored by Low Carbon Europe and provided by the Real Junk Food Project


Keynote address: Dr. Caroline Jessel, NHS England South Regional Sustainability and Health Network


Prof Janet Richardson, Plymouth University – NursSusToolkit: A Teaching and Learning Resource for Sustainability in Nursing


Dr. Jane Grose, Plymouth University – Health Environment and Resources Toolkit (HEaRT): Sustainability in Healthcare Evidence-based Training Tool


Dr. Linda East, University of Nottingham – The Professional is Political? Focusing the Sustainability Lens in Nursing Education


Peter Allum, Plymouth University – Sustainability Initiatives in Ambulance Services: A Qualitative Exploration of the Experiences of NHS Ambulance Trust Strategic Managers in England


Hamza Alhamad, University of Reading – Toward Medicine Reuse: A Structured Review of the Different Classes and Dosage Forms of Wasted Medicines Reported in the UK and Internationally


Mrs. Scarlett McNally, Eastbourne District General Hospital – How sustainable transport could massively reduce ill-health (eg reducing dementia 30%, diabetes 50%)


Darren Jones and Ria Larkins, Low Carbon Europe – Low Carbon Europe Company Overview and Research Activities


Jack Houghton, University of Southampton – Elective DC Cardioversion: Using Care Pathway Analysis to Identify Carbon Hotspots


Alison Taylor, University of Brighton – Sustainability in the School of Health Sciences


Kim Croasdale, National Union of Students – Green Impact


Susie Vernon, Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust – Care Without Carbon: Creating the Story of Change


Poster: Dr. Rachel Cottom and Fionnuala Plumar, Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group – Breathe Better Waste Less Poster


Poster: Harriet Dean-Orange, Brighton and Sussex Universities Hospitals NHS Trust – Sustainability….Keeping Green, Lean and Keen Poster


Poster: Fredrika Sundberg, University of Borås (Sweden) – Evidence-based design in an intensive care unit – a caring and safe environment?

Poster: Åsa Israelsson-Skogsberg, University of Borås (Sweden) – Children and young people living with home mechanical ventilation treatment