Abigail Whitehouse

Dr Abigail Whitehouse Is an Academic Clinical Lecturer at Queen Mary University London and Paediatric Registrar at Barts Health NHS Trust. Her research focuses upon the harmful impacts of air pollution and she has published research ranging from the effects of harmful...

Ask your Medical Defence Organisation to stop investing in climate-wrecking fossil fuels

The Medical Defence Union (MDU) and the Medical Protection Society (MPS) are fuelling the climate crisis by investing significant amounts of money in fossil fuel companies. These investments pose a serious ethical dilemma for MDU/MPS members as they conflict with the duty to “do no harm”.

If you are a member of either the MDU or MPS, please consider signing the letter below which will be sent to your relevant medical defence union once a threshold number of signatures is reached.