James LeFanu, will giving the BSHR’s annual lecture entitled “The Disappointments of the Double Helix” on 24 February at Guy’s Hospital, London.
James Le Fanu is a doctor, social commentator and historian of science and medicine. He writes a regular column for both theDaily Telegraphand theSunday Telegraphand is the author of the highly acclaimed booksThe Rise and Fall of Modern MedicineandWhy Us?: How Science Rediscovered the Mysteries of Ourselves.
Tickets are free of charge and can be obtained by emailing Dr Arpan Banerjee by 17th February 2014: firstname.lastname@example.org.