Dr James Smith

SpecialityAssistant Director of Public Health Studies, Public Health Education Group, University of Cambridge

James works as a local GP in Cambridge He is the RCGP East Anglia Faculty lead for climate change and sustainability and was a member of the working group informing the Royal College of GPs response to the climate emergency. He is also Assistant Director of Public Health Studies at the University of Cambridge where he leads on teaching on global health and environmental sustainability for clinical medical students. He previously worked for Public Health England where he set up their Sustainability Programme Board and was part of the official UK delegation to the first ever Global Climate and Health Conference at the World Health Organisation. He is on the organising committee of the Cambridge Climate Lecture Series.