Varma Lecture on 6 October 2016: Maternal Health in a Changing World

This year’s Varma Lecture will be given by France Donnay MD, FRCOG, FACOG, MPH and is titled “Maternal Health in a Changing World: from Urbanisation to User Centered Design”.

21 September 2016


Spotlight on Science lecture on 13 October: Step up to Healthy Living

Hear from our experts on the importance of physical activity for health and on ways to increase your activity in everyday life.

7 September 2016


Inaugural lectures on 23 September 2016

Professors Sahar Mansour and Christopher G Owen will give inaugural lectures at St George's on 23 September 2016. They are free to attend.

6 September 2016


Free public lecture on 21 July: 'The Inside Story of Human Fertility'

Attend this free 'The Inside Story of Human Fertility' Spotlight on Science public event on Thursday 21 July.

Learn about the wonders of the human reproduction system and what can sometimes go wrong. Gain an insight into how eggs are made and released in women, and how this is disrupted in common disorders such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and chlamydia to cause infertility.


Free lecture on 28 June: Vaccines for babies before birth

On 28 June 2016, join Dr Chrissie Jones for a discussion on ways to use vaccines protect infants from infection before they are born.

The evening talk will look at the vaccines currently recommended for pregnant women in the UK. The discussion will focus on the most recently recommended vaccine against whooping cough, as well as considering future prospects.