The Science of Survival
27 March 2020, 17:00 to 18:00 Please note: this event has passed
Guy’s Campus, London
Speakers: Dr Anna Bågenholm and Dr Torvind Næsheim
Host: Professor Mike Shattock
In 1999, Anna Bågenholm was skiing with Torvind Næsheim when an accident left her trapped under a layer of ice for 80 minutes in freezing water. Anna suffered circulatory arrest after 40 minutes in the water. Her deep body temperature decreased to a record low of 13.7 degrees celcius. She was "dead" for 3 hours.
This talk will be the Halliburton Lecture in Physiology 2020.
Please note that there will be a drinks reception following the lecture until 7:30pm.
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