Professor Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE is a neuroscientist, writer, and broadcaster. She has been awarded 30 Honorary Degrees from British and foreign universities, as well as the Honorary Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians (2000), L’Ordre National de la Légion d’Honneur (2003), and Australian Medical Research Society Medal (2010). From 2005-2012 she was Chancellor of Herriot Watt University. Greenfield heads up a multi-disciplinary research group in Oxford exploring novel brain mechanisms linked to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. She is a Senior Research Fellow at Lincoln College, Oxford. In addition, she has written a range of books for non-specialists covering subjects ranging from the physical basis of consciousness to the impact of technology on the brain. To find out more go to www.susangreenfield.com
Baroness Greenfield will take part in the panel discussion “He who pays the piper: State Science and Liberty”, in The Livery Hall at 11.10.