Would you ever consent to have your medical procedure broadcast on social media? This episode addresses a trend known as Snapchat surgeons – plastic surgeons who amass sometimes millions of followers on the social media platform Snapchat by posting uncensored videos of operations they are performing. These videos are often highly stylized, comedic, and meant to entertain.
Royal Historical Society Lecture
Dr Patricia Skinner, 'Better off dead than disfigured?
The challenges of facial injury in the premodern past’
Friday 8 May, Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL, 6pm