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IWD Talk: Why we still need to put women and children first

All are invited to a Clinical School Talk by Dr Fiona Godlee, Editor in Chief at the BMJ, to mark International Women's Day.
When Mar 06, 2017
from 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
Where CAB Lecture Theatre, Clifford Allbutt Building, Cambridge Biomedical Campus
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Dr Fiona Godlee has been Editor in Chief of the BMJ since 2005. She trained as a general physician in Cambridge and London, and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.

She has written and lectured on a broad range of issues including health and the environment, over-diagnosis and over-treatment, research integrity, and conflict of interest.

As Editorial Director for Medicine from 2000-2002, she helped to establish the open access publisher BioMedCentral.

Fiona has served in a number of roles including as President of the World Association of Medical Editors, Chair of the Committee on Publication Ethics, and was Professional Publishers Association Editor of the Year in 2014, and she is on the advisory or executive boards of several international fora, including Quality and Safety, and Climate and Health Council.

She lives in Cambridge with her husband and two children.

Dr Nita Forouhi from the MRC Epidemiology Unit will chair the event.

Refreshments will be provided from 1:30pm.

Please register here, or send any queries to at the Clinical School.

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