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Letters Meetings without meat

Sustainable conferences: encouraging people to think and act differently

BMJ 2020; 368 doi: (Published 06 March 2020) Cite this as: BMJ 2020;368:m868
  1. Tom S Potokar, professor of global burn injury
  1. Room 23 Haldane Building, Singleton Campus, Swansea University, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
  1. t.s.potokar{at}

It is time for us rethink the purpose and effectiveness of educational health events as well as consider reducing the associated high carbon footprint.1

In 2009 I hosted a workshop for the European Club for Paediatric Burns (ECPB) at a vegan yoga retreat in Wales, and this year we are going a step further. Our aim is to kickstart …

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