Dr John Ellis, Department of Ophthalmology, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee

Half the brain’s input is visual; the other twelve senses combined make up the other half. How would it be if sight never enjoyed, were restored? The answer might surprise you. How big is the country of the blind? How many can be rescued from it and by what means? How are we doing? And where to now…?

Supported by the Department of Ophthalmology, Ninewells Hospital

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The annual Public Lecture programme seeks to offer a varied and interesting series of talks by accomplished scientists in a range of disciplines. It runs from Autumn to Spring with five or six talks evenly spaced out over the winter months.

All talks are FREE and are intended for a non-specialist public audience and are open to everyone. There is no need to book in advance.

You may also be interested in the following series of talks which are held locally:

Cafe Science Dundee and Cafe Science Extra
The University of Dundee’s Saturday Evening Lectures

 

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