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AboutFace Launch Event - Framing the face: history, emotion, transplantation

Friday 25 October 2019, 2.00PM to 18:00

Speaker(s): Fay Bound Alberti, Daniel Saleh, Sue Brown, Louisa Young, Lucy Burscough, Clare Whistler, James Partridge, Sanjoy Bhattacharya

Fay Bound Alberti, co-Director of the Centre for Global Health Histories, is hosting a panel discussion and drinks reception in York on Friday 25 October to launch her UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship on the cultural and emotional history of face transplants. The event will be chaired by Deborah Smith, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research at the University of York. Participants include the head and neck surgeon Daniel Saleh, the clinical psychologist Susan Brown, the artists Clare Whistler and Lucy Burscough, the founder of Changing Faces and Face Equality International James Partridge and the writer Louisa Young. 
Tickets are free but should be booked in advance. For more information and to register visit EventBrite.

Location: The Hospitium, Museum Gardens, Museum Street, York