Plastics in the food system: Human health, economic & environmental impacts
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 12:30 to 14:00
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (John Snow A)
This seminar is part of the 3ie/LIDC monthly 'What works in international' seminar series
Joe Yates is a research fellow at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), currently working on Innovative Methods and Metrics for Agriculture and Nutrition Actions (IMMANA) where he looks after the Agriculture, Nutrition & Health (ANH) Academy; a global network of interdisciplinary researchers and research users working at the nexus of agriculture-food systems for improved nutrition and health.
Megan Deeney is a researcher based at the London School Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, working on the IMMANA programme (Innovative Methods and Metrics for Agriculture and Nutrition Actions). She graduated from LSHTM in 2018 with distinction and the John Rivers Prize from the MSc Nutrition for Global Health. Megan also holds a Bachelor’s degree in French and Spanish and has a background in overseas expedition management.