The OHBP Twitter/X conference, organised by the One Health Breakthrough Partnership, was dedicated to addressing the pressing issue of pharmaceuticals in the environment. By aligning with the policy priorities of the Scottish Government and integrating with relevant working areas, such as Sustainable Healthcare and Hydro Nation, the conference sought to drive forward impactful solutions and fostered collaboration to mitigate the environmental impacts of pharmaceutical pollution within Scotland and beyond.
The OHBP Twitter/X conference provided a platform to explore the environmental impact of pharmaceuticals, emphasising their significance within the One Health framework. It highlighted innovative research, technologies, and initiatives that aligned with the Scotland Government’s sustainable healthcare agenda, highlighting how these advancements could be integrated into healthcare practices to minimise the environmental footprint of pharmaceuticals.
The conference also aligned with the Hydro Nation initiative, examined the role of water resources in pharmaceutical pollution, and explored sustainable water management strategies. By integrating with these working areas, the conference provided a valuable opportunity to discuss policy implications, exchange knowledge, and foster collaboration between researchers, policymakers, practitioners, and the wider community, contributing to Scotland’s commitment to a greener and more resilient future.
OHBP Twitter/X conference statistics:
- 1 Keynote & 13 presentations
- Social Reach: 808 300 unique users reached & 5.4 million impressions
- Social Engagement: 1 100 unique interactions, 752 likes, 305 reposts
- 480 mentions of #OHBP2023
The programme was as follows: