Launch seminar presentations

The following presentations were given by members of the Working Party at the launch seminar for the report Human bodies: donation for medicine and research on 11 October 2011.

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Introduction and overview of the report

Professor Dame Marilyn Strathern

Chair of the Working Party on Human bodies: donation for medicine and research and Emeritus Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Cambridge

Presentation slides (PDF 17 slides)

Parallel session 1: Donation for medical treatment

Mr Keith Rigg

Consultant Transplant Surgeon, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust

Presentation slides (PDF 12 slides)

Dr Tim Lewens

Reader in Philosophy of the Sciences, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge

Presentation slides (PDF 7 slides)

Parallel session 2: Donation for research

Professor Chris Womack

Principal Clinical Histopathologist, AstraZeneca, and Honorary Professor in the School of Cancer and Enabling Sciences, University of Manchester

Presentation slides (PDF 7 slides)

Professor David Price

Professor of Medical Law, De Montfort University

Presentation slides (PDF 7 slides)

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