£12 – £25

Playing God? Research, ethics and practice in modern medicine

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Church of St John the Evangelist, Kingston Park

Kingston Park Avenue

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE3 2HB

United Kingdom

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Northern Conference of Christians in Science 2017; open to all, not designed just for medical experts! Half a dozen speakers on topical aspects of modern medicine from a Christian perspective, opportunities for discussion. Lunch and refreshments included in registration fee; reduced fee for students. Range of free leaflets available. Convenient and comfortable venue, easy to reach.

Programme, with speakers and topics:

10:00 Registration and refreshments

10:50 Welcome and introduction

11:00 Carol Jagger - The challenges of ageing

11:40 Robert Taylor - "Power, Sex and Politics": mitochondrial disease and its prevention

12:20 Rhoda Hawkins - Order and disorder (Oliver Barclay Lecture)

13:00 Lunch

13:50 Ray Middleton - Ladder4Life: combining mental health innovations to help people with complex needs

14:30 George Proud - Is modern health care for everyone?

15:10 Refreshments

15:40 John Wyatt - Ethical questions in medicine today

16:20 General discussion

16:50 Close






Eventbrite registration closes at midnight on Friday 12 May, but you can turn up on the day without prior registration; the same fees apply. Booking in advance helps with catering!

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Church of St John the Evangelist, Kingston Park

Kingston Park Avenue

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NE3 2HB

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