Global Green and Healthy Hospitals founding member, the Australian Hospitals and Healthcare Association (AHHA), is organizing a Policy Think Tank – the Greening the Health Sector – as part of its regular schedule of events.

This event will feature Australian Global Green and Healthy Hospitals Members. At the same time, this Think Tank will provide participants with strategies to implement change in their organisations by drawing on real-world experiences of local and international experts.

Presentations will cover initiatives to enact behaviour change and achieve corporate engagement. International guest speaker Dr Blair Sadler from the Healthier Hospitals Initiative will share progress around the world in the Global Green and Healthy Hospitals network. This event will also showcase an innovative new social media platform that is allowing health and sustainability professionals around the world to communicate with one another. It will share key initiatives to help accelerate a global best practice in healthy and environmentally sustainable healthcare.

Save the Date! 8.30am – 4pm, Friday the 30th of August, 2013. | Click here to register now! 

Full program below.

Make sure you put the date in your diary to come and participate in this important discussion on how the health care sector can play a leadership role in supporting Australia’s low carbon transition and reducing the sector’s environmental footprint.