Medicine & the Media: The Doctor Who Gave up Drugs
Date: Tuesday, 15 January 2019
Time: 17:15 – 19:00
Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre
Speaker: Chris Van Tulleken
Chris Van Tulleken, LSHTM alumni and one half of the Van Tulleken twins who have presented several popular science series on the BBC, will be sharing his experiences of media work to address topical public health challenges. He will also be talking about recent BMJ piece on “Overdiagnosis and industry influence: how cow’s milk protein allergy is extending the reach of infant formula manufacturers.