Doctors Direct Webinars; Hugh Montgomery

Chaired by our Medical Director and Responsible Officer, Helen McGill and a number of prestigious guest speakers, these webinars explore different topics, suitable for all grades and specialties, providing you with thought provoking discussion and a CPD certificate.

We are delighted to welcome Professor Hugh Montgomery on Tuesday 4th May at 12:00 to host a webinar about the ‘the State of the Planet’.

About the speaker:

Hugh obtained a 1st class degree in physiology/neuropharmacology before graduating from the Middlesex Hospital Medical School in 1987. He has since obtained specialist accreditation in cardiology, general internal medicine and intensive care medicine. He works partly as a consultant in intensive care at the Whittington Hospital in North London. He obtained his higher research degree (MD) in 1997, directs the UCL Centre for Human Health and Performance, and has published over 500 peer-reviewed papers. He has worked in the field of health cand climate change for over 20 years. He founded the schools climate change education programme 'Project Genie; was appointed 'London Leader' in sustainability for the Greater London Authority; hosted and ran the first UK conference on climate and health at the Royal College of Physicians; co-founded the UK Climate and Health Alliance; organised the first Climate and Security meeting in London in 2011; has chaired two Lancet Commissions on Climate Change and Health; and co-chairs the 35-institute 27-country Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change. He has attended the annual international COP climate change negotiations.

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We look forward to seeing you there!