The Annual Beat the Heat Health Forum

Event Name
The Annual Beat the Heat Health Forum
Date
29 February 2024
Time
06:30 pm - 07:30 pm
Location
Westmead Campus

Address (Room): 160 Hawkesbury Road, Westmead

Description

Presented by Western Sydney University’s Urban Transformations Research Centre in collaboration with Doctors for the Environment NSW, Hills Doctors Association and Sweltering Cities.

This annual seminar will give the audience a systems view of the problem of Heat, but equally important the Solutions from those working extensively in the area.

  • Date: Thursday 29th February 2024
  • Time: 6.30pm
  • Location: Western Sydney University, Westmead Innovation Quarter, 160 Hawkesbury Road Westmead

SPEAKERS

  • The GP - Dr Kim Loo, Doctors for the Environment NSW, Hills Doctors Association
  • The Planner - Professor Nicky Morrison, Co-director, Urban Transformations Research Centre, Western Sydney University
  • The Doctor - Dr Faraz Pathan, Heat Researcher Sydney University, Head of Cardiac Imaging and Cardiac Research Nepean Hospital
  • The Local Government Perspective - Kelly Gee, Policy and Projects, Western Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils
  • The Scientist - Dr James Smallcombe, Sydney University, Researcher heat maternal and infant health
  • The Economist - Dr Thomas Longden, Senior Researcher, Urban Transformations Research Centre, Western Sydney University
  • The NGO - Emma Bacon, CEO & Founder, Sweltering Cities

Please register your attendance at the forum through the Humantix Website(opens in a new window).

Web page: https://events.humanitix.com/beat-the-heat-health-forum

Contact
Name: Jane Krajacic

J.Krajacic@westernsydney.edu.au

Phone: 0451342525

School / Department: Urban Transformations Research Centre