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Mary Zacaroli

NHS psychiatrist Dr Hugh Grant-Peterkin, who interviewed Royal College of Psychiatrists' President Professor Sir Simon Wessely at the Sustainability Summit on 1st October, was then himself interviewed by CSH Medical Director Dr Frances Mortimer about his personal views regarding climate change including the need for doctors to advocate for wider societal change and the role that the royal colleges could play.

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Ingeborg
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Mahmood Bhutta, an ENT Surgeon and co-founder of the BMA Medical Fair and Ethical Trade Group, explains why the surgical instruments he uses for his work must be sourced ethically – why it’s a human rights as well as a health issue. After his presentation at the CleanMed conference in Oxford he spoke to Anuradha Vittachi about why he is so committed to action on this issue.

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Frances
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A short video introducing CSH's work in supporting clinical specialties to improve sustainability. This video focuses on initiatives in kidney care, where the approach was first pioneered. 

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Ingeborg
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This is an interview with Sarah Dandy, coordinator of the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare's NHS Forest scheme, by Izzy Braithwaite, Healthy Planet UK. She explains a bit about how the NHS Forest scheme works, how NHS Trusts can be involved, and the many other benefits of it beyond carbon reduction.

The interview was published on 28th March 2013, by Healthy Planet UK as part of the NHS Sustainability Day interview series.

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Stefi Barna
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This is 25 minute overview of the health impacts of global climate change, made by the Society for Occupational and Environmental Health (USA). 

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David Scoffield
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Hugh Montgomery was interviewed at the Durban UN Climate Talks by OneWorldTV in advance of next Sunday's Global Climate and Health Summit. OneWorld and OneClimate are streaming live coverage and interviews throughout the talks at  www.oneworldgroup.org 

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danielmaughan

A podcast by the Royal College of Psychiatrists Sustainability Fellow, Daniel Maughan. This podcast asks the big question of what sustainability in mental health services looks like.

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Ingeborg
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CleanMed Europe 2013: Pathways to Sustainable Healthcare is coming to Oxford soon. In this podcast, Gary Cohen, Co-founder and Chief Executive of Healthcare Without Harm, explains what to expect at a CleanMed conference.

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This video was made by a group of UK students (www.healthyplanetuk.org) made for this year's NHS Sustainability Day - have a watch and share - You can contact us on twitter @HealthyPlanetUK.

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Frances
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Dr Tom Pierce is a consultant cardiac anaesthetist at Southampton University Hospitals NHS trust, and leads the Trust's programme of carbon reduction. In this video he discusses the impact of Foundation Trust status on carbon reduction, the use of oxygen cylinders, and the opportunities to involve trainees in carbon audits.

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