Susan Greenfield

Scientist • Writer • Broadcaster

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Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE, is a British scientist, writer, broadcaster and member of the House of Lords. Specialising in the physiology of the brain, Susan researches the impact of 21st century technologies on the mind, how the brain generates consciousness and novel approaches to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. Susan has written a range of non-specialist books on issues relating to the mind and brain for the general reader. She appears regularly on radio and television and frequently gives talks to the public and private sector.

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2121: A Tale from the Next Century

Posted by on 1 July 2013

2121: A Tale from the Next Century, Susan Greenfield’s debut novel, is published by Head of Zeus and available to purchase now! The story is set just over a hundred years from now and describes a dystopia centred around the impact of extreme technologies on how future generations think and feel. Click here to find out more.

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Upcoming Events

Anaesthetic Research Society

Friday, 2nd May 2014, 12:00pm — 1:00pm

Baroness Greenfield has been invited to give a lecture at the Anaesthetic Research Society meeting, in Manchester on the topic of Consciousness. To find out more about the Anaesthetic Research Society (ARS), please visit their website, here.

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University of Manchester

Friday, 2nd May 2014, 5:00pm — 6:00pm

After asking their members who they would like to see as their external speaker at the University of Manchester, Baroness Susan Greenfield was their most popular candidate. Following this, Baroness Greenfield received the invitation to visit Manchester University and to give a talk. After accepting the kind invite, it was agreed that her presentation will be called: A Neuroscience approach to Consciousness and it will be 45 minutes long followed by a brief...

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