Delivering the health and wellbeing benefits of the natural environment

This event will be held at Hinchingbrooke County Park on Thursday 14 March 2019 from 9 am to 3 pm and organised by Natural Cambridgeshire — Local Nature Partnership for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

The event showcases the latest research on the links between health and the environment and the work of prominent experts and practitioners.

This Cambridgeshire and Peterborough event will bring together innovative leaders from a variety of professions to explore how improving access to the natural environment can lead to better health outcomes.

Speakers and attendees will be diverse, bringing together national experts in public health and environmental management as well as examples of successful community engagement programs. The conference will include presentations, plenary panels, breakout sessions, and moderated discussions.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Improving Well-being through Urban Nature (IWUN)-Dr Nicola Dempsey, University of Sheffield
  • Linking Nature and Health -Professor Catharine Ward Thompson, University of Edinburgh, Professor of Landscape Architecture
  • Social Prescribing – Dr Mark Brookes, Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG – RCGP Personalised Care Champion

To book a place

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