Prescribing Religion: What's the Harm?
Recorded on 6 June, 2010.
Published on 8 August, 2011.
Recorded as part of the Enquiry 2010 Conference, Dr Antony Lempert discusses the problems that arise when religious tradition comes into conflict with modern medicine.
About the speaker
Dr Antony Lempert is a GP and chair of the Secular Medical Forum (SMF). The SMF is a UK-wide group of healthcare professionals campaigning for equality of care for all patients, irrespective of their own or their doctors' own personal beliefs. The SMF is especially concerned that patients, healthcare workers and the wider public are not disadvantaged by the imposition of other people's personal religious views.
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