Facial surgeon Iain Hutchison works with people whose faces have been severely disfigured. By pushing to improve surgical techniques, he helps to improve their lives; and by commissioning their portraits, he celebrates their humanity. NOTE: This talk contains images of disfigured and badly injured faces that may be disturbing — and Hutchison provides thoughtful answers as to why a disfigured face can shock us so deeply. Squeamish? Hide your screen from 12:10 – 13:19, but do keep listening. Portraits shown in this talk come from Mark Gilbert.
Latest posts by Hippocratic Post (see all)
- Menopause Explained - 18th October 2019
- World Menopause Day Marks its Ten Year Anniversary - 18th October 2019
- PainNoFilter : Charity Marks World Arthritis Day - 15th October 2019