Symposium: Anatomy Modelling

January 30, 2016, Royal College of Surgeons of England, London

Covering the full scope of anatomical modelling across multiple materials and species, this study day offers the opportunity to learn more about the design, creation and use of anatomical models. Delegates will also have the opportunity to engage with makers and modellers to discover the creative process involved in the modern creation of anatomical models. Featuring speakers from across the heritage sector and a keynote by Dr Elizabeth Hallam; editor of the new RCS volume Designing Bodies: Models of Human Anatomy from Wax to Plastics.

Speakers: Dr Elizabeth Hallam (Aberdeen/Oxford), Miranda Lowe (Natural History Museum), Dr Anna Maerker (Kings College London), Annette Townsend (National Museums Wales), Eleanor Crook (Sculptor), Clare Rangeley (Modeller).  Chair: Dr Sam Alberti (RCS).

See full details including programme and abstracts: http://www.rcseng.ac.uk/museums/hunterian/events/special-events.

Tickets £38/26 (concessions: students, RCS fellows, members & affiliates.) Includes all refreshments and delegates lunch. Booking is essential on 020 7869 6568.

For more information please contact Sam Alberti at salberti@rcseng.ac.uk.

Posted: January 14, 2016