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The awardees for the second round of the University of Oxford’s Enriching Engagement funding scheme have now been announced, including six projects from across the Medical Sciences Division.

Enriching Engagement is a Wellcome-funded grants programme open to Wellcome grant holders and awardees at the University of Oxford, to develop and deliver Public Engagement with Research projects. 

Round 2 awardees are:

  1. Dr Catherine Manning (Department of Experimental Psychology) -  "Sensory Street”
  2. Dr Jacinta O’Shea (Department of Psychiatry) - "Building stress resilience in early adolescence”
  3. Professor Anne Goriely (Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Radcliffe Department of Medicine) - “Me and my genome: What am I really made of?”
  4. Dr Carlo Rinaldi (Department of Paediatrics) - "Muscle Switch"
  5. Professor Jane Mckeating (Nuffield Department of Medicine) - "Understanding viruses: combining science and art to empower young people”
  6. Dr Anna Mitchell (Department of Experimental Psychology) - "APE: Animations and Public Engagement to promote transparency in primate neuroscience research”

Full details of each project are available on the University of Oxford website

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