Cruise Ship Speakers

Health, Medicine & Wellbeing
  Click on photo for full profile details. Authorised cruise ship enrichment managers can also login to access contact details.

Sue Baic
Nutrition Scientist and Dietitian
MSc RD. Nutritionist & Dietitian. Author of Nutrition For Dummies
Coming from: Bristol,  Avon  UK
Sue is an experienced cruise enrichment speaker in nutrition and health with over 30 years’ work experience in the NHS, Public Health and teaching at the University of Bristol. She is noted for her lively, interactive and entertaining lecturing which brings the local world of food and nutrition on board. Sue has worked as a guest speaker in the US, the Caribbean, Scandinavia, the Mediterranean, the Far East and Australia. She can provide a tailored enrichment programme with broad appeal to those interested in nutrition, health and positive ageing to enhance passenger experience.

Kulvir Chima
Health and Wellness Workshops
Mindfulness, Meditation & Ancient Breathing Interactive Talks
Coming from: Solihull,  West Midlands  UK
Kulvir's area of specialism is health and wellbeing focusing on "staying healthy naturally". Stress is now recognised as a major cause of modern day illness such as heart disease and cancer. In order to reduce stress she teaches powerful yoga breathing techniques, pressure points, Indian head massage and facial massage which can help to calm, relax and de-stress the mind and body. She also works as an Acupuncturist and as a Health and Wellbeing Coach.

Margaret Cox
Forensic Anthropologist & Medical Historian
BA, BA Hons, Phd, MIFA, FSA
Coming from: West Wellow,  Hampshire  UK
Professor Margaret Cox is an internationally experienced forensic anthropologist who has worked in such places as Iraq, Rwanda, Kosovo, Cyprus, Italy, Belgium and France. She retired from her role as Professor of Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology at Cranfield University and now undertakes consultancy work for governments. She has authored several academic books, appeared in numerous TV and radio documentaries. Her very popular lectures deal with archaeology & anthropology and the history of disease.

John Dornan
Medical & Military Historian
TD, MA, MB, Bch, FFOM
Coming from: Nottingham,  Nottinghamshire  UK
After qualifying in medicine at Trinity College Dublin, John joined the Royal Army Medical Corps and served as a regular officer for 6 years, then transferring to the Reserve Army for a further 25 years. John’s special interests include the advance of medicine and surgery due to war and the effects of work on health. John’s love of history combined with his long standing career in medicine really brings the talks and presentations alive with wonderful anecdotes and real life stories experienced by him or passed down the line from within the actual settings!

Dr Samuel Glassner
Medical and World History
Coming from: Alameda,  California  USA
Dr. Glassner’s enrichment presentations look at history through the eyes of a physician. His talks reveal the little-known medical factors which influenced geopolitical events that shaped the course of western civilization. All of his presentations are meticulously researched, cogently presented and geared toward the layperson – no medical jargon is used.

Barbara Huelat
Enrichment Speaker
Interior Design, Architecture, Art, Healing Design
Coming from: Alexandria,  VA  USA
Barbara J. Huelat is one of the field’s preeminent experts and prominent speaker on healing design. Her life’s work has been to prove that design can impact human outcomes. Ms. Huelat, is a award wining designer and has created more than 300 healthcare projects. She speaks about the human side of design; environments that promote meaning, experiences, enrichment and healing. Her lectures focus on connections and meaning of design as experience in the built environment. Lectures are based on solid principles of beauty, nature which impact the human experience of discover joy, pleasure, healing and meaning of places.

Sarah Jones
Health & Wellbeing
Stress Management Diploma
Coming from: Haslington,  Cheshire  UK
A creative and engaging speaker, Sarah is passionate about improving people’s health and wellbeing; ensuring that in our busy lives we do not neglect to pay attention to what is good for our bodies, our relationships, and our families. Sarah delivers presentations and training in stress management, resilience, health and wellbeing. Her talks are thought provoking – encouraging her audiences to make small changes that can have a positive impact on their health and wellbeing. By making small changes and investing in yourself in positive ways today, you will ultimately be creating a brighter future for yourself.

Lindsay Murray
Science
CSci CBiol CRadPro FRSB FLS
Coming from: Gretna,  Dumfries and Galloway  UK
Lindsay Murray is a graduate biologist with something in excess of 30 years professional experience both in the UK and overseas, employed variously in clinical and veterinary microbiology, radiation protection, research management, and latterly in health and safety and research ethics. He regularly lectures on a wide range of science related topics to diverse audiences, and has a particular interest in public engagement with science.

Dr Simon Poole
Health, Nutrition & Food
Medical Doctor
Coming from: Cambridge,  Cambridgeshire  UK
Dr Simon Poole is a Cambridge based physician, author, broadcaster and acclaimed international authority on the Mediterranean diet and lifestyle, explaining and celebrating the combination of wonderful ingredients in this beautiful cuisine which can add years to life. Simon has regularly published on the subject of nutrition and lifestyle and public health in scientific journals including Nutrition and Food Science and the International Journal of Clinical Practice in addition to regular articles in the Guardian, magazines such as Cook Vegetarian, as well as international, radio and television appearances.

Martin John Pucci
Medical Historian
Mb ChB (Doctor of medicine) and Senior Lecturer
Coming from: Ellon,  Aberdeenshire  UK
Doctor Martin John Pucci was bought up in Chesterfield Derbyshire then moved to Aberdeen to to study medicine and qualified in 1979. After surgical training he entered General Practice in Ellon from 1983 until 2009 when he retired. Has has taught medical students throughout his career and is still a clinical senior lecturer at Aberdeen University. Martin's series of talks cover the history of medicine and disease.

Marshall Ulrich
Extraordinary Life
Adventurer, Mountaineer, Extreme Athlete
Coming from: Evergreen,  Colorado  USA
The author of Running on Empty, Marshall Ulrich is a versatile, world-class extreme endurance athlete: an ultrarunning icon, Seven Summits mountaineer, and competitive adventure racer. His prolific athletic career has earned him numerous wins, records, and firsts on some of the toughest courses in the world and taken him to the top of the highest mountains on every continent—all in his forties and fifties. Dubbed by Outside magazine as an Endurance King, he defies the ideas of “too far,” “too old,” and “not possible.” Revered among athletes, Marshall Ulrich is also an acclaimed speaker.