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Planetary health: a forum and photography exhibition

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Doreen Dew Lecture Theatre

170 Hawkesbury Rd

Westmead, NSW 2145

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Doctors for the Environment Australia (DEA) invites you to a forum and photography exhibition - exploring the interconnection of population health and the health of the ecosystems in which we live.

Guest speaker Professor Ben Marais is a paediatric infectious diseases specialist with an interest in global health. He will speak about "Medical ethics - a third dimension". We will also hear about Sydney Childrens Hospital Network's goals in environmental sustainability from Megan Shaw, Sustainability Project Officer at SCHN.

The shortlisted photographs from DEA's national nature photography competition 'People, Country, Planetary health' will be exhibited and the awards announced. The judges of this competition will be SCHN's acting CEO Cheryl McCullagh, Professor Angus Dawson from the University of Sydney, and Dr Ben Marais.

When: 5.00pm (for 5:30pm) Wednesday August 23rd 2017
Where: Doreen Dew Lecture theatre, Children's Hospital at Westmead

Entry is free - all welcome, however please RSVP for catering purposes.

Further questions email deaphotocomp@gmail.com

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