Sir Michael Marmot lecture - Health, Status, and Inequality

Event date: 
Friday 12 January
Time: 
17:10
Location: 
Playfair Library Hall, Old College

Sir Michael Marmot (UCL): Health, Status, and Inequality

Honour in Classical Greece Public Lecture Series

Lecture 1: 12 January 2018
5:10–7:30pm
Speaker: Sir Michael Marmot (UCL)
Venue: Playfair Library Hall, Old College, University of Edinburgh

The project is delighted to welcome Sir Michael Marmot, Professor of Epidemiology at University College London and immediate Past President of the World Medical Association, as its first public lecturer. Sir Michael will speak on the the role of status in health inequality, drawing on his books, The Health Gap: the challenge of an unequal world (Bloomsbury: 2015) and Status Syndrome: how your place on the social gradient directly affects your health (Bloomsbury: 2004). The lecture will be followed by a reception.

All are welcome. The event is free to attend, but registration is required. Please register at https://marmotlecture.eventbrite.co.uk.