The global launch event of the 2018 Report of the Lancet Countdown at the Wellcome Collection

29 November 2018

The global launch event of the 2018 Report of the Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change was held at the Wellcome Collection in London on the 29th of November.

Speakers at the global launch event of the 2018 Report of the Lancet Countdown included:

  • - Dr Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet
  • - Dr Maria Neira, Director, WHO Department of Public Health, Environment and Social Determinants of Health
  • - Professor Howie Frumkin, Head, Our Planet, Our Health, Wellcome Trust
  • - Professor Hugh Montgomery, Co-Chair, the Lancet Countdown and Director of the UCL Institute for Human Health and Performance
  • - Professor Liz Robinson, Climate change impacts, exposures and vulnerability, The Lancet Countdown and Professor of Environmental Economics, University of Reading School of Agriculture, Policy and Development
  • - Dr Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum Team Leader, WHO Climate Change and Health
  • - Professor Tadj Oreszcyn, Mitigation actions and health co-benefits, The Lancet Countdown and Professor of Energy and Environment, UCL Energy Institute
  • - Dr Paul Drummond, Finance and economics, Lancet Countdown, senior research associate in Energy & Climate Policy at the UCL Institute of Sustainable Resources
  • - Professor Hilary Graham, Public and political engagement, The Lancet Countdown and Professor of Health Sciences, University of York