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The urban landscape as a place to flourish – green space, health and quality of life

Professor Catharine Ward Thompson, University of Edinburgh

Date/Time: Thursday 10 May 2018, 17:30 - 18:45

Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

Free admission, all seats allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

Drawing on her research and recent work for the World Health Organization European Region, this lecture discusses the importance of landscapes for humans: how we understand links between the outdoor environment and health, and what the challenges are for enhancing access to ‘salutogenic’ landscapes.