Health & Nature

Center for Health & Nature Symposium 2020

The Center for Health & Nature hosted the 2020 Health & Nature Symposium: Collaborating for a Healthier Future. The symposium brought together over 225 researchers, medical practitioners, and conservationists for a one-day virtual event that discussed the effect nature has on our health and well-being not only within a healthcare setting, but in the communitiesRead More

Center for Health & Nature Symposium 2019

Launched in 2018 as a result of the 2016 Health and Nature Symposium, the Center for Health & Nature is a partnership between Texan by Nature, Houston Methodist Hospital, and Texas A&M University. The Center vision is to drive research to study the impact of nature on health with evidence-based programs that complement the full continuumRead More

health and nature symposium

A Natural Connection: Exploring Positive Outcomes in Health and Healing Through Nature Symposium 2016

Nature is a powerful force that provides positive benefits to health – a fact supported by growing research linking exposure to nature with health and wellness. Thus, it follows that conserving nature is vital to the long-term health and well-being of our society. Accordingly, Houston Methodist & Texan by Nature co-hosted a symposium to discuss and identify gaps in the science around theRead More