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The Scientific and Medical Network have had a large number of distinguished speakers address their conferences, and created a large archive material over the years. Please feel free to explore.

Fleming, Pat

I live on Dartmoor and currently teach and mentor on the ‘Call of the Wild’ course at Schumacher College, also working in conservation education and wild connection. I have led groups in deep ecology and ‘Work that Reconnects’ for over 30 years and co-authored ‘Thinking Like a Mountain’, a deep […]

bill sharp

Sharpe, Bill

I am an independent futures practitioner and researcher in science, technology and society. I spent 15 years as a research lab director at Hewlett Packard, where I pioneered new technologies in mobile and pervasive computing. On leaving HP I co-founded a specialist innovation consultancy creating new digital products for international […]

Paul Dieppe

Dieppe, Paul, Dr.

I am a doctor who has had careers in both academic rheumatology and health services research prior to appointment to my present position as Emeritus Professor of health and wellbeing at the University of Exeter Medical School

Stephen Wright

Wright, Stephen, Prof., Rev., FRCN, MBE

I currently work as a spiritual director for the Sacred Space Foundation (www.sacredspace.org.uk) offering retreat and renewal facilities in the English Lake District. I have a long involvement in the NHS, international healthcare development and academia and have published widely. My most recent books include second editions of Contemplation and […]

Ed Rosen

Rosen, Ed

Principal lecturer, London South Bank University Faculty of Health and Social Care; Director, Lambeth GP Food Co-op Ed Rosen is the project director for the Lambeth GP Food Co-op. He has previously worked in a number of patient engagement projects including providing skilled facilitation for patient participation groups across AT […]

Dr. Alyson McGregor

McGregor, Alyson, Dr.

I have 30 years’ experience working in a range of health systems and over 9 years’ board level experience. I am currently the Director of Altogether Better, an NHS national network organization whose interest lies in transforming the relationship between citizens and services. I believe that a sustainable solution to […]

William House

House, William, Dr.

In the first half of my GP career I watched and shared people’s struggles, joys, loves and miseries whilst being a husband and father of two children, and creating a garden by nudging nature into revealing her wonders. I was awe-struck by my patients’ resilience and by their lack of […]

david reilly

Reilly, David, Dr.

Dr David Reilly graduated with commendation as a doctor in 1978 from The University of Glasgow. He went on to become a Fellow of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons and a Member of The Royal College of General Practitioners. In 2013 he was awarded an honorary Doctorate of Science […]

Jencks, Charles PhD

Charles Jencks is a renowned cultural theorist, landscape designer, architectural historian, and co-founder of the Maggie’s Cancer Care Centres. His best-selling books include The Language of Post-Modern Architecture, Adhocism, The Architecture of the Jumping Universe and The Architecture of Hope (on Maggie’s Centres). His recent landscape work is summarised in […]

Howard, Paul

Paul Howard – The Producer of Infinite Potential – The Life and Ideas of David Bohm Brief Bio Paul Howard is a Film/Television Producer/Director. Born in Ireland, Paul has 30 years experience in production, mostly in Ireland and also Australia. Paul is currently finalising production on a Feature Film titled […]