The Climate and Health Alliance / GGHH Pacific Region and Hunter New England Local Health District are bringing the 2022 Greening the Healthcare Sector Forum to Awabakal country, Newcastle, Australia.

After a challenging two years of pandemic and natural disasters, this Forum will inspire healthcare providers to make positive changes towards a more sustainable healthcare system. The forum will take place on Friday, October 7 at the Hunter Medical Research Institute, New Lambton Heights, Australia (in-person) or online.

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Early bird registrations are now open until Friday, August 5. In-person tickets include full catering and carbon offsets for your travel to the event.

Call for abstracts:

Forum organizers invite health and aged care environmental champions, researchers, students, suppliers, contractors, health and sustainability experts and leaders across Australia and New Zealand to submit abstracts for presentation either in person or online. The theme of this year’s forum is Driving systems change for sustainable healthcare. Abstracts are now open for current research, practice and policy across the three themes of the forum:

  • Where are we at? Gathering the evidence
  • What can we do? Sustainable healthcare and circular economy solutions in practice
  • What is the big picture? Policy for sustainable healthcare


More information on how to submit abstracts.