Mr. Humble & Dr. Butcher: In Conversation with Brandy Schillace
In the early days of the Cold War, while surgeons on either side of the Iron Curtain competed for transplantation firsts, an American neurosurgeon asked: Why not transplant the brain? This is the story of Mr. Humble and Dr. Butcher, written by Dr. Brandy Schillace who works at the intersections of medicine, history, technology, and literature and is the editor for BMJ’s Medical Humanities. Join us on Thursday, 10th of June, from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm, for a fascinating conversation between Brandy Schillace, author of the intriguing story of Mr. Humble & Dr. Butcher, and Dr. Adam Rutherford, British geneticist, author, and broadcaster. This promises to be the must-see virtual event of June!
You will have the opportunity to ask questions via the ‘chat’ function at the end of the conversation.
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