interviews

Interview with Professor Jonathan Montgomery

Professor Jonathan Montgomery is Chair of the Nuffield Council on Bioethics and of the Health Research Authority, which protects and promotes the interests of participants, patients and the public in health research and aims to streamline its regulation. He is Professor of Health Care Law at the University College London (UCL). MHS member Morgan Shimwell […]

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Interview with Michelle Winslow and Sam Smith

Michelle Winslow and Sam Smith lead an oral history project at The Sheffield Macmillan Unit for Palliative Care. Together with project volunteers, they have been making oral history recordings with people in the unit since 2007 with funding from Friends of the Northern General Hospital, Sheffield Hospitals Charity and Macmillan Cancer Support. We caught up […]

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Interview with Singer Songwriter Karine Polwart

During December the award winning singer songwriter Karine Polwart visited Medical Humanities Sheffield for a three day artist in residence programme. Vicky Grant and Amy Stone caught up with Karine to learn more Amy: Welcome to Medical Humanities Sheffield Karine. Tell us how the collaboration came about. Karine: It was Ian (Professor Ian Sabroe, Director […]

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“Anorexia is not a choice” – Interview with Emma Woolf

Emma Woolf is the author of An Apple a Day and The Ministry of Thin and is the great-grandniece of Virginia Woolf. Emma recently gave a talk at Sheffield Students’ Union as part of Off The Shelf Festival of Words 2013. We grabbed 5 minutes to ask about her mission to raise awareness of eating […]

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