MEDICAL SCIENCES HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Registered Charity No. 28459

 

 

SUMMER MEETING

 

Saturday 31 May 2008, 2 - 4.30 pm

at

The Institute of Biomedical Science, 12 Coldbath Square, London EC1R 5HL

(nearest Underground station Farringdon)

 

 

PROGRAMME

Convenor: John Difford

 

‘Leeuwenhoek and the Birth of Microscopy’

 

Professor Brian J Ford

 

Fellow of Cardiff University, former Fellow at the Open University and visiting Professor at Leicester University

Professor Ford is an authority on Leeuwenhoek and the history of the microscope.

 

‘Bacteriology from Fracastoro to the Golden Age’

 

Professor Mike Wren

 

Consultant Biomedical Scientist at University College Hospital, London and visiting Professor in Bacteriology at University of Westminster.

Professor Wren is a bacteriologist of 42 years standing with a particular interest in anaerobic bacteria and the MRSA ‘superbug’.

 

Light refreshments will be served at the conclusion of the meeting.

 

 

Please return the form below to:

Ms Hilda Taylor

117 Woodland Drive

Cassiobury

Watford WD17 3DA

 


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