About this event

  • Date and time Wed 10 Jun 2020 from 5:30pm to 10:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by History of Medicine Society

Please note this event has been cancelled.

Join us at the History of Medicine presidential summit and annual general meeting. Hear the John Hunter lecture, given by Mr. Ben Challacombe of Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital. He'll discuss Prostate surgery from Hunter to the present time: From lithotomy to robotics. Prior to the lecture, Professor Stephen Challacombe will give his talk 'Quays, Gulls and Guy's 1725 to 2015'. The lectures will be followed by a panel discussion and optional dinner, ideal for networking amongst colleagues and peers.


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Registration, tea and coffee
History of Medicine AGM

Section members only

Introduction by the President

Professor Stephen Challacombe, President, History of Medicine Society, Royal Society of Medicine

Quays, Gulls and Guy's 1725 to 2015

Professor Stephen Challacombe

John Hunter lecture: Prostate surgery from Hunter to the present time: From lithotomy to robotics

Mr Ben Challacombe, Consultant Urological Surgeon, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Panel discussion
Close of meeting
Drinks reception

For those who have pre-booked


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