Worshipful Society of Apothecaries IWD Event

When: March 5 2020

Where: London, United Kingdom


This exciting event will be hosted by theThe Worshipful Society of Apothecaries' Faculty of the History & Philosophy of Medicine & Pharmacy and will include speakers, panel discussions and networking.

Join the Faculty in celebrating the women who inspire and influence us. The evening will look at women in the field of humanities and how these link with the past, present and future.

Speakers confirmed so far:


Briony Hudson, President of the Faculty, Museum Curator, Pharmacy Historian and Lecturer

Dr Amy Erickson, University Lecturer in British Economic and Social History 1500-1750

Katie Birkwood, Rare Books and Special Collection Librarian, Royal College of Physicians

Frances Reed, Events and Exhibitions Coordinator at Royal College of Nursing Library and Heritage Centre


Bev Thomas, Author "A Good Enough Mother", Principal Consultant and Health Sector Lead at Tavistock Consulting

Nidhi Gupta - Writer and Producer - Busy Doctors Film Production

Maria Thomas, Actor and Producer

Sybil H Mair - Filmmaker, Producer


Jo Durrant - Presenter of BBC Arts & Science radio show “Jo Durrant’s Beautiful Universe”.

Jackie Bell, Senior Teaching Fellow at Imperial College

The Future

Professor Jane Anderson, Consultant Physician and Research Director

More to be confirmed.

4:30pm - registration
5pm - Event begins
8pm - Event ends
8pm-9pm - Drinks reception & Networking

Contact: Maria Ferran, Faculty Manager & Webmaster

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