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Wednesday 18 March 202018.00

As Brexit has finally arrived and the transition period is set to end in December, the ๐”๐Šโ€™๐ฌ ๐ฉ๐จ๐ฌ๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐š๐ฆ๐จ๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ฉ๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐œ๐ข๐ฉ๐š๐ฅ ๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐ฎ๐ฅ๐š๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ฅ๐ž๐ ๐ข๐ฌ๐ฅ๐š๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ฌ ๐ข๐ง ๐๐ข๐จ๐ž๐ญ๐ก๐ข๐œ๐ฌ ๐ข๐ฌ ๐š๐ญ ๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ค๐ž. To what extent does the UK owe its powerful, current position to its EU membership? How will the UKโ€™s authority change in the following years? Will the UK be able to continue to influence the discussion surrounding the issues brought about by advancing science, technology, and thought? ๐–๐ก๐š๐ญ ๐œ๐š๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐”๐Š ๐๐จ ๐ญ๐จ ๐ฌ๐ž๐œ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ž ๐ข๐ญ๐ฌ ๐ฉ๐จ๐ฌ๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐ข๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ฉ๐จ๐ฌ๐ญ-๐๐ซ๐ž๐ฑ๐ข๐ญ ๐ฐ๐จ๐ซ๐ฅ๐ ๐จ๐ซ๐๐ž๐ซ, ๐ž๐ง๐ฌ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ข๐ญ๐ฌ ๐ฏ๐จ๐ข๐œ๐ž ๐ข๐ฌ ๐ฌ๐ญ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐ก๐ž๐š๐ซ๐ ๐ฐ๐ก๐ž๐ง ๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐ฎ๐ฅ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ข๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ฎ๐ž๐ฌ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก ๐ก๐ฎ๐ ๐ž ๐ฉ๐จ๐ญ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ข๐š๐ฅ ๐ข๐ฆ๐ฉ๐š๐œ๐ญ ๐จ๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐Ÿ๐ฎ๐ญ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ž ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐ก๐ฎ๐ฆ๐š๐ง๐ข๐ญ๐ฒ?

Prof. Sir Jonathan Montgomery will be joining us to answer these and any other questions you may have regarding this very important, very current topic. Prof. Montgomery has thought about and written extensively about this topic and other issues in bioethics and healthcare law. Besides teaching at UCLโ€™s Faculty of Laws, Prof. Montgomery has had multiple chair roles in bioethics committees, including the Nuffield Council on Bioethics. As such, he is an ๐ž๐ฑ๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐ญ ๐ข๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐Ÿ๐ข๐ž๐ฅ๐, who is ideally positioned to guide us through the complexity of Bioethics governance and discuss the consequences of Brexit on this field. He was knighted in 2019 in recognition of his service to the fields of Bioethics and Healthcare Law.

Come join us on the ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ–๐ญ๐ก ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐Œ๐š๐ซ๐œ๐ก for what is sure to be a lively, insightful discussion on this major and currently relevant topic!