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19th September 2018 - Cheryl Bailey

Modern Day Psychiatry: Art, Science or Mumbo Jumbo?

Cheryl is a practising children’s psychiatrist working in Poole. Over her 30 year career she has seen many changes in the way mental health services are delivered.  

Her talk will explore some of the developments in the understanding of mental health problems and how this knowledge has influenced the range of treatment options.

17th October 2018 - David Harris

Creation - From Big Bang to Humans …
How it all Began - Part I The Non Organic Universe

During this session we will explore how man developed an understanding of the Non Organic Universe based on the findings and theories from the 18th century to today, with some input from earlier times.

Our journey involves some of the key natural philosophers, how their theories have stood the test of time - or not - and where current research is pointing.

Is it all real or “The Emperor’s New Clothes”?

21st November 2018 - David Harris

Creation - From Big Bang to Humans …
How it all Began - Part II The Organic Universe

This session complements last month’s presentation by concentrating on the Organic Creation and so covers how life may have begun and how it is structured.

We look at what happens in the cells of our body and how human input can change the ways cells of living things can be modified.

We finish by considering how we can resolve the problems that science can never have the answers for.

Tycho Brahe
Astronomical Instruments
Single Cell
Computer
chip