21 Feb 2020

Donating your body to science

From Nine To Noon, 10:05 am on 21 February 2020

It can be the greatest gift of all - donating your body to science. But it's a delicate subject.

Kathryn talks to Maurice Curtis, a Professor of Neuroscience and Deputy Director of the Human Brain Bank at the University of Auckland about how people can communicate to their family and loved ones about what they want to do after their death, and what happens to a donated body.

Maurice Curtis

Maurice Curtis Photo: supplied by University of Auckland