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The Shadow of Eugenics with Professor Lord Robert Winston




The School of Health Sciences is delighted to welcome Professor Lord Robert Winston to give the first City 125th Anniversary Lecture.

Robert Winston is a world-renowned expert in fertility and genetics, currently Professor of Science and Society at Imperial College London.  He has over 300 scientific publications about human reproduction and the early stages of pregnancy to his name.  He is Chairman of the Genesis Research Trust – a charity which established the Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology at Imperial and which now funds high quality research into women’s and babies’ health.

He is a passionate communicator of science to all age groups both as a BAFTA-winning broadcaster and an author of over 20 titles. He is an active peer in the House of Lords and Vice-President of the Royal College of Music. He is a lover of fine wine, pre-war cars and Arsenal Football Club.

This is a City 125th Anniversary Lecture. 2019 marks City's 125th anniversary. Find out more about the people and events that have shaped the University we know today on the City 125th Anniversary website

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6.30pm - 8.00pmThursday 21st February 2019

Oliver Thompson Lecture Theatre Tait Building City, University of London Northampton Square London EC1V 0HB United Kingdom

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