Baroness Valerie Amos CH “Running to Stand Still”

Baroness Valerie Amos CH - “Running to Stand Still”

The St George’s Inspirations, Innovations and Ideas Event Series: Exploring perspectives, sharing experiences and valuing diversity at St Georges, University of London

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Spotlight on Science talk on 16 April: Air Pollution: past, present and future

Tuesday 16 April 2019 6pm-7.30pm St George's, University of London Hunter Wing, rooms H2.6/8

The impact of air pollution on health is a concern for all those living in towns and cities throughout the world.

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The brain: phantoms, illusions and impossible symptoms

Thursday 7 March 2019 at 6-7.30pm

Professor Mark Edwards


Inaugural lecture: Professor Asma Khalil, ‘The fetus at risk’.

In her inaugural lecture, Professor Asma Khalil will explore how we identify at-risk babies, regardless of their size, so that we can prevent them from coming to harm during pregnancy.

Event detailsSpeaker and title: Professor Asma Khalil, ‘The fetus at risk’. When: Wednesday 30 January 2019, 5.30pmLocation: Michael Heron Lecture Theatre, first floor, Hunter Wing. Reception to following in Boardroom 2.5To register: email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Famous author to speak at St George's

On Wednesday 23 January Angela Saini, author of Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong, will be in conversation at St George's, University of London.

Angela is a science journalist and broadcaster who regularly presents science programmes on BBC Radio. Her writing has appeared in New Scientist, the Guardian, The Times, and Wired. Angela has a Masters in Engineering from the University of Oxford and was a Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her journalism has received accolades from both the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the Association of British Science Writers. Earlier this year, she was named as one of the most influential women in science by BBC Radio 4’s Today programme.Her latest book, Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong, was published in 2017 to widespread critical acclaim, and was named the Physics World Book of the Year.The event in January is a unique opportunity to meet the author of a ground-breaking book, to ask questions, explore ideas and be part of a vital conversation. Event detailsDate: Wednesday 23 January 2019Time: 1-2pmLocation: Michael Heron lecture theatre Spaces are limited. If you would like to attend, please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Everyone is welcome to attend what promises to be an event to get 2019 off to a great start.

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