Keynote Speaker 2020
MR. HENRY MARSH
INSPIRE is pleased to announce our Keynote Lecture, which will be delivered by the esteemed consultant neurosurgeon, Henry Marsh, CBE. In addition to his work in the UK, Henry Marsh is a pioneer of neurosurgical advances in the Ukraine and the best-selling author of two memoirs 'Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery', and the highly-acclaimed 'Admissions: A Life in Brain Surgery'.
All are invited to the lecture, and free pizza as well as certificates will be provided. INSPIRE is the University of Nottingham's academic medicine society, keen on supporting students' development of an interest in medical research. Through our lecture series, we host a number of high-profile speakers from a variety of specialities. Speakers do not only discuss their research interests, but also reflect on their illustrious careers and give advice to students.
Keynote Speaker 2019
SIR JEREMY FARRAR
For INSPIRE's final event of the academic year, we were delighted to invite Sir Jeremy Farrar to deliver a keynote lecture about his career as Director of the Wellcome Trust. Sir Farrar has published over 500 peer-reviewed scientific papers, and his research interests are infectious diseases, tropical medicine, and emerging infections. In 2005 he was appointed OBE for services to tropical medicine and in 2015 he was named 12th in Fortune's list of the World's 50 Greatest Leaders.