142nd session

      142nd  Session: 
       President....Lois M Tutton BDS, Msc
       Wednesday 14th October 2015

           President :  Lois Tutton, Annual General Meeting and Presidential Address

            Lois Tutton BDS, MSc General Dental Practitioner, Bristol

          “Radical Change by Degrees – A life in practice”


       Wednesday 11th November 2015
         Long Fox Lecture (jointly with the University of Bristol)

          Professor Roy Jones FRCP

          Director of RICE (The Research Institute for the Care of Older People), Royal United Hospital, Bath;

         Honorary Consultant Geriatrician; Honorary Professor, University of Bath. Dementia Specialty Lead, NHS

         West of England Clinical Research Network.

         “Dementia care and research moving forwards: the Tortoise rather than the Hare?

          30 years’ experience from RICE and elsewhere.”


      Wednesday 9th December 2015

          Professor Chris Dean BDS, PhD

          Professor of Anatomy (Cell and Developmental Biology, UCL)

          “The Piltdown Forgery”


      Wednesday 13th January 2016

          Peter Bishop BDS, LDS RCS

         General Dental Practitioner, Bristol

        “Treating medical disorders with dental appliances”

         Jointly with the Bristol Dental Study Club


      Wednesday 10th February 2016

          Professor Gene Feder BSc, MB, BS, MD(Lond) FRCGP

          Professor of Primary Health Care, Univ. Bristol

          “Domestic Violence: a health care issue”

          Jointly with GPSoc, University of Bristol


      Wednesday 9th March 2016

          Robotics - a visit to Europe’s largest Robotics laboratory

          Frenchay Campus, UWE


      Wednesday 13th April 2016

           Professor Thomas F Baskett FRCOG, FACOG

          Emeritus Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dalhousie University, Halifax

          “The Pill and the Pope”

          Jointly with the Bristol Medico-Historical Society


     Wednesday 11th May 2016

      Change of speakers:  Three short presentations:

Medical student, Henry Conchie presenting "Adolescent knee pain is associated with patello-femoral osteoarthritis in adulthood"

Sam Thomson 

Director of Civic and Cultural Engagement in the Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education at UWE 

"Encouraging the healthy use of Bristol Parks -  the Bristol Parkhive project" (bristolparkhive.com)

An overview of the development of the Bristol Parkhive project using Higher education facilities interacting with grass roots and volunteer-led organisations to provide improved outcomes of civic agendas which will have a long term and meaningful impact for the wider community.

Professor Paul R Goddard

Honorary Secretary of Bristol Medico Chirurgical Society

"The National Elf Service and the NHS": A lighthearted resumé of the problems besetting Clinical Practice


      Wednesday 8th June 2016

          Mr. Miles Tutton BSc, FRCS, FRCOphth, DO

         Consultant Ophthalmologist, Chester

         “A Life in Refractive Surgery”


      Med-Chi Summer Party

         Wednesday 13th July, 7pm to 10pm at the home of the Goddards, Redland Green Farm.

         More details?  Click here


 Consultants and general practitioners are encouraged to bring their junior colleagues.

 Medical students are especially welcome.