Women talking outside

As the cold dark winter gives way to spring, we celebrate the warming sun on our skin and the physical and mental health benefits of getting outdoors and increasing our natural light exposure.

Our panel of experts will talk through the latest in sunlight science and how we can overcome barriers to accessing and enjoying more sun-filled outdoor lifestyles.

For this discussion we will joined by:

  • Alicia Heath, Epidemiology Research Fellow at Imperial who has carried out a systemic review of vitamin D related mortality
  • Christina Friis Blach Petersen, Imperial alumnus and founder of sunlight Lys Technologies who work to help people achieve ‘healthier living with light’.
  • Beth Collier, a Nature Allied Psychotherapist and founder of Wild in the City
  • Linda Geddes, science journalist and author of Chasing the Sun: The New Science of Sunlight and How it Shapes Our Bodies and Minds

Imperial Lates Online 

This event is part of Imperial Lates Online: The Sun. Tune in for a week-long celebration of the Sun and its life-giving energy as we take a scientific journey into the heart of our star from 15-18 March. 

Imperial Lates Online are most suitable for over 18s. 

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