What you’ll do
Come along to hear stories of transformation inspired by the book Shapeshifters: On Medicine & Human Change by Gavin Francis. Hear experts’ scientific, personal and cultural perspectives on the different ways our bodies change, then join the conversation.
About your speakers
Gavin Francis is a GP and author of Shapeshifters: On Medicine & Human Change (published by Wellcome Collection).
James Young is a double amputee who works in bionics and film-making.
Caroline Vout is a cultural and art historian in the Faculty of Classics at the University of Cambridge.
Your facilitator will be Angela Saini, science journalist, author & broadcaster.
Where we’ll be
Follow the signs downstairs or take the lift to the Henry Wellcome Auditorium on level –1. There are 150 seats.