To be held in the Methodist Church, Museum Street (entrance Black Horse Lane)
at 7.30 pm. All welcome, including non-members.
'Advanced Medical Research in Ipswich'
by Professor Brendon Noble
Professor Noble is Head of the School of Health, Science and Social Care at
University Campus Suffolk. He is leading a research programme to develop
ways in which stem cell-derived material can be used to treat cartilage
damage and joint disease. At UCS, his School is responsible for the training
of scientists and healthcare professionals. He grew up in Suffolk and is
keen to contribute to regional development through his interests in education
and human and animal health. He is a Governor of Ipswich Hospital Trust.
'Fifty Years of Planning in Suffolk'
by Clifford Smith
Smith was Chief Planning Officer and then Chief Executive of East Suffolk
County Council until Local Government reorganisation in 1974, after which he
became Chief Executive of Suffolk County Council. He has been involved in
the planning process as a consultant and an outspoken critic since leaving
the Local Authority. He knows the town well as he lives in Ipswich and is a
member of this Society.