CLIMATE CHANGE AND… Speaker Keynote Speakers Sir Andy Haines

Sir Andy Haines

former Dean of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Andy Haines was Director of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) for nearly 10 years and continues to work at LSHTM as Professor of Public Health and Primary Care. He was previously a Professor of Primary Health Care and Director of the Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences at UCL and formerly Director of Research & Development at the National Health Service (NHS) Executive, North Thames. He has also worked internationally, including in Nepal, Speakers 4 Jamaica and the USA. He was knighted for services to medicine in 2005. He has been Chair of the UK Medical Research Council Global Health Group and a member of the MRC Strategy Board and of many other national and international committees. He is a trustee of UK Biobank, the Medical Research Foundation and of the Royal Society of Medicine.

He will hold a Keynote Speech with the Title:
Planetary Health and its links to health impacts of both COVID and climate change