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Symposium on Public Health: Health-related Sustainable Development Goals - Should the changing environment concern us?

Location: Munich, Germany

Date: 11.03.2017

The symposium discussed challenges and opportunities around three health-related SDGs in the changing environment. A moderated discussion invited the participants to discuss and answer several questions regarding:

the opportunities for medical research in environment and health,the role of One Health approach to prevent public health threats from environmental hazards, andthe evidence-based problem-solving strategies to mitigate the climate-related health issues.

We had the pleasure to welcome speakers from Germany, Ethiopia, Nepal and Indonesia.