Medicinal plant lecture: a living museum - the College's medicinal garden - 11th Apr, 2022, 4:00 pm (UK)

Medicinal plant lecture: a living museum - the RCP's Medicinal Garden

Dr Noel Snell, one of the RCP's garden fellows, will deliver a medicinal plant lecture as part of College Day.  His lecture is titled A living museum - the College's Medicinal Garden.

About the lecture

This talk will cover the history of the College's gardens, the story of some of the important medicines that have been derived from plants which can be seen in the garden, and also some of the most poisonous plants. The audience should gain an understanding of the work of the garden team and the relevance of our 'living museum' to modern medical practice.


4.00pm   Welcome and introduction
Dr Andrew Goddard, president, Royal College of Physicians

4.05pm   A living museum - the RCP's Medicinal Garden
Dr Noel Snell, honorary clinical senior lecturer, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London

4.45pm   Question and answer session

5.00pm   Close of lecture  

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Please note we do not offer CPD credits for this webinar however, you can self-accredit as independent learning
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