Christians in Science

Northern Conference 2017

“PLAYING GOD?   RESEARCH, ETHICS AND PRACTICE IN MODERN MEDICINE”

Saturday 13th May
Church of St John the Evangelist
Kingston Park, Newcastle upon Tyne

An event for all who are interested in science and medicine from a Christian perspective

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

To register please go to Eventbrite website  (£25/£12 including lunch)

Eventbrite registration closes at midnight on Friday 12 May

You can turn up on the day without prior registration; the same fees apply.

Booking in advance helps with catering!

New CiS members please note – If you have joined CiS within the last 12 months, either as a student or a standard member, you are able to attend your first day conference free of charge”. The provision of lunch is not included in this offer. Please contact Bill Clegg directly to register, and he will let you know how to pay for your lunch.