Prof Sir Robert Lechler

Speaker at TEDxLondonBusinessSchool 2019

Professor Sir Robert Lechler

"The Future of Organ Transplants."

Robert Lechler’s research interests revolve around transplantation tolerance, persuading the immune system to “tolerate” foreign organs as well as remaining fully capable of fighting off infections and cancer. Organ regrowth and regeneration are also a research focus of King’s College London and of King’s Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre of which Robert is Senior Vice President and Executive Director, respectively.

The future of organ transplants

Professor Sir Robert Lechler's talk will discuss the challenges of organ transplants and how current research is fighting to combat these issues. Robert Lechler is the current Vice-Principal and Executive Director of King’s College London’s Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre. Robert began his career in academic medicine in the Department of Immunology at the Royal Postgraduate Medical School and has followed a distinguished career.

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Diane Ashiru-Oredope

Speaker at TEDxLondonBusinessSchool 2019

Diane Ashiru-Oredope

"Preventing the Post-Antibiotics Era: Influencing Future Generations."

How serious really is antimicrobial resistance? Is it just scaremongering? Dr Diane Ashiru-Oredope is the Lead Pharmacist for Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) and Stewardship at Public Health England and has both researched and started initiatives to combat antimicrobial resistance at home and world-wide. Having presented at events such as the Science Museums exhibition on Superbugs, she brings us her vision on AMR and what you can do to help.

Preventing the post-antibiotic era

How serious really is antimicrobial resistance? Is it just scaremongering? Having presented at events such as the Science Museums exhibition on Superbugs, Dr Diane Ashiru-Oredope brings us her vision on antimicrobial resistance and what you can do to help. Dr Diane Ashiru-Oredope is the Lead Pharmacist for Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) and Stewardship at Public Health England and has both researched and started initiatives to combat antimicrobial resistance at home and world-wide.

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Susan Moore

Speaker at TEDxLondonBusinessSchool 2019

Susan Moore

"Stillness in the Midst of Chaos: Slow Art."

Susan Moore is Associate Editor of Apollo. An art historian, art critic and saleroom columnist, she also writes regularly for the Financial Times and founded the not-for-profit Slow Art Workshop in 2017.

Stillness in the midst of chaos: slow art

Susan Moore's talk discusses how people currently view works of art, and how to engage more deeply with them. Susan Moore is Associate Editor of Apollo. An art historian, art critic and saleroom columnist, she also writes regularly for the Financial Times and founded the not-for-profit Slow Art Workshop in 2017.

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Dr Joana Cook

Speaker at TEDxLondonBusinessSchool 2019

Dr Joana Cook

"A woman's place in security."

Dr. Joana Cook is a Senior Research Fellow at the International Center for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR) at King’s College London. Dr. Cook holds a PhD from the Department of War Studies, which examined women in relation to post-9/11 international U.S. counterterrorism responses. Her research focuses on women in violent extremism, countering violent extremism, and counter-terrorism practices. She is the author of the book, “A woman’s place: U.S. counterterrorism since 9/11” (Hurst 2019). She has presented her research to senior government and security audiences in a number of countries, and at institutions such as the UN Security Council, the European Parliamentary Assembly, and Public Safety Canada (amongst others). She has been featured in media such as CNN, Time, the Telegraph, the Huffington Post, the Washington Post, BBC World News, Sky News, the National Post and CBC.

A woman's place in security

Dr Joana Cook's talk will cover her research which focuses on women in violent extremism, countering violent extremism, and counter-terrorism practices. Dr Joana Cook is a Senior Research Fellow at the International Center for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR) at King’s College London. Dr. Cook holds a PhD from the Department of War Studies, which examined women in relation to post-9/11 international U.S. counterterrorism responses. Her research focuses on women in violent extremism, countering violent extremism, and counter-terrorism practices. She has presented her research to senior government and security audiences in a number of countries.

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