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John Locke Lecture

John Locke Lecture

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The Worshipful Society of Apothecaries

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FACULTY OF THE HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF MEDICINE AND PHARMACY

John Locke Lecture


 Title:“Compassion in Healthcare: Practical Policy for Civic Life”

 Speaker: Dr Joshua Hordern, MA PGDip MSt (Oxon) PhD (Edinburgh)

Associate Professor of Christian Ethics, Faculty of Theology and Religion, Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford

 

Joshua Hordern was appointed Associate Professor of Christian Ethics at Oxford in 2012. Joshua has worked with healthcare professionals on questions of values and ethics for seven years. He currently leads the multi-disciplinary ‘Oxford Healthcare Values Partnership’ (www.healthcarevalues.ox.ac.uk) which collaborates with healthcare bodies including Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust where he holds an honorary contract. Joshua currently serves on the Royal College of Physicians Committee for Ethical Issues in Medicine the Royal Society of Medicine Open Section Council. Before coming to Oxford, he was a Research Fellow at Wolfson College, Cambridge and a local authority councillor with St Edmundsbury Borough Council. His publications include Political Affections: Civic Participation and Moral Theology (OUP, 2013) and ‘Compassion in Primary and Community Care’ in The Radcliffe Handbook of Primary Care Ethics, Radcliffe/Taylor and Francis, forthcoming 2016). Joshua is currently working on a new book entitled Compassion in Healthcare to be published by OUP. He is married to Claire, an NHS registrar.

 

Venue: Apothecaries’ Hall, Black Friars Lane, London EC4V 6EJ

 Date: Thursday, 29th June 2017

Time: 6:00pm

 

Lecture: Free (No tickets issued, booking advisable)


Please contact: Maria Ferran, Faculty Coordinator by 23rd June 2017

Email: facultyhp@apothecaries.org or Telephone: 020 7236 1189

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