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We share our research by taking part in annual events like the MRC Festival of Medical Research, Glasgow Science Festival, Festival of Social Science and Pint of Science, as well as organising our own seminars, debates and exhibitions.

Nature and Children's Health: Current knowledge and future directions - 22nd October 2019, the Lighthouse, Glasgow

Nature and Children's Health is a free one-day interdisciplinary seminar to help understand and consider effective interventions to children’s engagement with nature and the outdoors.

Our keynote speakers are Catharine Ward-Thompson, Professor of Landscape Architecture and Director OPENspace Research Centre, University of Edinburgh and Rachel Cowper, Programme Manager for Thrive Outdoors, Inspiring Scotland. The full programme will be confimed soon. 

This event is organised as part of the Institute of Health & Wellbeing’s Solutions Focused research theme.

To register your interest, please email

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