[PG SMLS] Space Surgery
April 29 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CEST
Are we prepared for surgery in space? We will hear from former astronaut Jay Buckey and medical student Eleonor Frost on the latest!
Your speakers for this session:
Eleonor Frost is a driven University student with a passion for Aviation and Space Medicine. Having completed a BSc in Physics and Medical Physics she is studying graduate medicine, with a view of pursuing a career in Aviation and Aerospace Medicine. Eleonor is currently helping to develop experiments for the ISS with ISSET at Kings College London, alongside being a part of 3 research groups.
Jay Clark Buckey, Jr. is an American physician and astronaut who flew aboard one Space Shuttle mission (STS-90) as a Payload Specialist.
He is now a Professor of Medicine at the Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine, as well as the Director of the Space Medicine Innovations Laboratory at Dartmouth and an Adjunct Professor at the Thayer School of Engineering.