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Environmental sustainability resources: Overview

This guide has been designed for anaesthetists and specialist pain medicine physicians interested in relevant resources on environmental sustainability, including those available through the ANZCA library.

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Environment & sustainability research grant

The Environment and Sustainability Research Grant supports research activity towards: 1) evaluating the environmental impact of current anaesthesia, pain medicine and perioperative practice; 2) evaluating the impact of implementing environmentally sustainable solutions; and 3) establishing effective implementation models to promote sustainability.

Key documents


Environmental Sustainability Network (ESN)

The ANZCA ESN is a community of practice dedicated to reducing the impacts of climate change in healthcare. Find out more on the environmental sustainability page on the college website.

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