Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine - Barts and The London

Wolfson Lectures

A list of previous Wolfson lectures given by renowned Professors at Wolfson Institute is below

  • 2016 Dr John SchillerSenior Investigator, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda USHPV Virus-Like Particles: Preventing Cancer by Vaccination
  • 2015 Professor Kelly Brownell Professor of Public Policy, Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University, North Carolina Addressing obesity and diet related disease: real change requires real change
  • 2012 Professor Godfrey P Oakley Jr.
    Research Professor, The Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University
    The prevention of birth defects: a global problem requiring urgent action.
    Download the lecture presentation. [PDF 3,106KB]
  • 2011 Professor Sir David Weatherall FRS
    Regius Professor of Medicine Emeritus, University of Oxford
    Molecular Medicine and Public Health
  • 2008 Professor Julian Le Grand
    Richard Titmuss Professor of Social Policy, London School of Economics
    Individual choice, Social Policy and Public Health
  • 2006 Sir Richard Sykes
    Rector, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London
    Public Health and the Pharmaceutical Industry
  • 2004 Professor Philip James
    Honorary Professor of Nutrition, London School of Hygeine & Tropical Medicine
    Director, Public Health Policy Group and Chairman of the International Obesity Task Force
    The Role of Nutrition in Public Health
  • 2003 Baroness O'Neill
    Principal, Newnham College, Cambridge
    Trust and Public Health
  • 2001 Professor Robin Weiss FRS
    Professor of Viral Oncology
    Windeyer Institute of Medical Sciences, University College London
    Is Cancer Catching?
  • 1999 Professor Roy Anderson FRS
    Director of the Wellcome Trust Centre for the Epidemiology of Infectious Disease
    University of Oxford
    The epidemic of BSE in Great Britain and the emerging epidemic of new variant CJD
  • 1997 Professor Walter Willet
    Frederick John State Professor of Epidemiology and Nutrition
    Harvard School of Public Health
    Diet and Ischaemic Heart Disease
  • 1996 Professor Rory Collins
    Clinical Trial Service Unit
    Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford
    Cholesterol Lowering: Unanswered Questions
  • 1995 Professor Nick Day FRS
    Director, MRC Biostatistics Unit
    Institute of Public Health, Cambridge University
    Diet and Cancer
  • 1994 Professor Julian Peto
    Professor of Epidemiology
    The Institute of Cancer Research
    The Mesothelioma Epidemic
  • 1993 Professor Sir Richard Doll FRS
    Regius Professor of Medicine Emeritus
    University of Oxford
    Aluminium and Alzheimer’s Disease