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The Sloane Lecture was established in 1973 to commemorate the tercentenary of the Physic Garden at Chelsea and named in honour of Sir Hans Sloane Bart; P.R.C.P. who granted the lease of the garden to the Society in perpetuity for a normal rent. It is devoted to the history of botany and especially the part played in it by the apothecaries. It is held biennially in the Physic Garden.
Speaker: Marie Addyman, BA B.Phil D.Phil
Lecture title: William Turner - Tudor Physician
(Left to right) Dr Tina Matthews, President of the Faculty
presenting Dr Marie Addyman with the 2017 Hans Sloane medal
(Left to right) Marie Addyman, Speaker and Dr Gordon Gancz who gave the vote of thanks!
(Left to right) Dr Derek Adams - Master, Mr Mike Spencer, Marie Addyman, Mr Martin Rossor, Dr Tina Matthews - President, Dr Peadar O'Mordha, Mr Paul Knapman, My Nick Royle - Cler, Mr Nick Wood