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EIBF: ReimagiNation Debate: Health

  • Garden Theatre Edinburgh International Book Festival 5 Charlotte Square Gardens Edinburgh EH2 4DR (map)

Part of the Edinburgh International Book Festival.

What does 'healthy living' mean for people with conditions that impact on their mobility and employability? The intersection of health, environment and benefit systems, both locally and globally, is the subject of today's discussion. Explore the issues with our panel: Edinburgh GP and author Gavin Francis; Devi Sridhar, the Global Public Health Chair at the University of Edinburgh; and Daniel Gray, lead writer on a Book Festival project involving sufferers of chronic lung conditions in Fife.

Part of the Scottish Ideas series of events. Supported by the Wellcome Trust.

Daniel Gray has written a number of titles published by Luath Press, including Homage to Caledonia: Scotland and the Spanish Civil War, Stramash: Tackling Scotland's Town and Teams, and This is Scotland: A Country in Words and Pictures

Tickets for this event are £12/£10 concession and are available from the EIBF event page or by calling 0345 373 5888.