Exploring the contentious issue of weight loss, consultant surgeon and former chairman of the Department of Surgery at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Medical School, Lord McColl will share his expert insights.
About the speaker: Ian Lord McColl CBE
Lord Ian McColl of Dulwich joined the House of Lords in 1989, works as a Consultant Surgeon for Mercy Ships and was previously Professor and Chairman at the Department of Surgery at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Medical School (1971-99). He has sat on committees on Medical Ethics, Science and Technology, Assisted Dying, HIV and AIDS, Modern Slavery, Equality and the long-term sustainability of the NHS. He is Chariman of Mercy Ships UK, President of Limbless Association, President of Leprosy Mission and President of St Christopher’s Hospice.
This lecture is part of the Contextual Lecture Series: Tomorrow's World - Intimations of the Future