Research Working Group

The scientific dialog across disciplines is hampered by the use of different concepts, approaches, methods, and even social and cultural constructs. Sharing the personal experiences of embracing the Planetary Health approach may help to facilitate a mutual understanding and facilitate cross-disciplinary empathy and collaboration.

Meet the chairs of this working group: 

Dr. Francesca Costabile

Senior Research scientist
Strategic area coordinator for "Impact on Environment, Cultural Heritage and Health"
Institute of Atmospheric Science and Climate
National Research Council
Area della Ricerca Roma Tor Vergata, Italy

Prof. Dr. Peter Stenvinkel

Professor in Nephrology, FERA, FASN
Dept of Nephrology, CLINTEC
Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital
Stockholm, Sweden