Spices and Medicine


Speakers and Abstracts

In order of presentations (click on names for further details):

Paul Freedman - Chester D. Tripp Professor of History and Department Chair, History Department, Yale University

Marijke van der Veen - Professor of Archaeology, School of Archaeology and Ancient History, University of Leicester

Stefan Halikowski Smith - Senior Lecturer of History, Department of History and Classics, Swansea University

Sabine Anagnostou - President of the German Society for the History of Pharmacy; Professor for the History of Pharmacy, Philipps-Universität Marburg

Tony Booker - Leverhulme Centre for Integrated Research on Agriculture and Health and Centre for Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy, UCL School of Pharmacy

Vivienne Lo - Convener of the China Centre for Health and Humanity and Senior Lecturer of the History of Asian Medicine and Classical Chinese Medicine, Wellcome Centre for the History of Medicine, UCL

Monique Simmonds - Director of Kew Innovation Unit and Head of Sustainable Uses of Plants Group, Royal Botanic Gardens - Kew

Michael Heinrich - Professor of Pharmacognosy and Head of the Centre for Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy, UCL School of Pharmacy