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Medical Sciences researchers take part in MRC Festival of Medical Research 2018

Medical Sciences researchers take part in MRC Festival of Medical Research 2018

Engagement Opportunities General

Researchers organise 'Science in the Supermarket' events and local visits to showcase MRC-funded research

Podcast: Can you stop Alzheimer’s before it even starts?

Podcast: Can you stop Alzheimer’s before it even starts?

Engagement Opportunities General

New Oxford Sparks podcast with Jennifer Lawson - Trials Manager from the Department of Psychiatry - released

Medical Sciences researchers head to the Cheltenham Science Festival

Medical Sciences researchers head to the Cheltenham Science Festival

Engagement Opportunities General

A summer of public engagement kicks off with two groups attending Cheltenham Science Festival

HIV researchers create Chelsea garden to raise awareness of disease stigma

HIV researchers create Chelsea garden to raise awareness of disease stigma

Engagement Opportunities Events Research

Scientists and designers have teamed up with young people living with HIV, to create a garden at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show to highlight the successes and challenges still faced by young people living with HIV.

Eating for an Environmentally Sustainable Future

Eating for an Environmentally Sustainable Future

Engagement Opportunities General

In a blog post for Medium, Helen Adams, Public Engagement Coordinator for the Livestock, Environment and People (LEAP) project (Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences) introduces the project and writes about the team’s first foray into public engagement at Super Science Saturday in March 2018.

Psychiatry researcher awarded prestigious public engagement funding

Psychiatry researcher awarded prestigious public engagement funding

Engagement Opportunities General

Dr Elizabeth Tunbridge (Department of Psychiatry) has received an award from the Royal Society's new Public Engagement Fund for her project 'Genetics and the Self.'

Podcast: How do you mend a broken heart?

Podcast: How do you mend a broken heart?

Engagement Opportunities Research

New Oxford Sparks podcast with DPAG researcher Nicola Smart offers new insights into cardiology

Medical Sciences celebrates Brain Awareness Week

Medical Sciences celebrates Brain Awareness Week

Engagement Opportunities General

Divisional researchers take part in Brain Discovery Festival to highlight Brain Awareness Week (BAW).

Medical Sciences heads to the Big Bang Fair

Medical Sciences heads to the Big Bang Fair

Engagement Opportunities General

Researchers from NDORMS, the Department of Oncology and Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics attend the Big Bang Fair 2018 to inspire the next generation of scientists.

Oxford University gears up for Brain Discovery Festival

Oxford University gears up for Brain Discovery Festival

Engagement Opportunities General

To highlight Brain Awareness Week (BAW), the global campaign that supports public understanding and appreciation of neuroscience research, Oxford University is to run Brain Discovery Festival from 9-18th March, an interactive, week-long programme of activities, highlighting its contributions to the field.

Settlers Exhibition launches at the Oxford Museum of Natural History

Settlers Exhibition launches at the Oxford Museum of Natural History

Engagement Opportunities General

The latest exhibition at the Museum of Natural History traces patterns revealed by genetics, archaeology and demography to tell the dynamic story of Britain’s ever-changing population.

Oxford Sparks success for Medical Sciences researchers

Oxford Sparks success for Medical Sciences researchers

Engagement Opportunities General

Researchers from the Division win Oxford Sparks competition to have an animation created about research into Alzheimer's disease.

Success for three MSD projects awarded Public Engagement Seed Funding

Success for three MSD projects awarded Public Engagement Seed Funding

Awards and Appointments Engagement Opportunities Research

Three projects from across the Medical Sciences Division have been awarded funding from the University's Public Engagement with Research Seed Fund.

Showcase of Public Engagement activities launched

Showcase of Public Engagement activities launched

Engagement Opportunities Funding Opportunities General

With the University of Oxford's Public Engagement with Research Seed Fund now open for applications, a new series of case studies highlights projects from the Division which have received funding

Curiosity Carnival – A night of research to remember

Curiosity Carnival – A night of research to remember

Engagement Opportunities Research

On Friday 29 September hundreds of researchers took to Oxford’s streets, gardens, museums and libraries to take part in the Curiosity Carnival, an event which celebrated and debated the way that research affects all our lives. Part of European Researcher’s Night, it was one of hundreds of events taking place across Europe.

Claustrophobia to cocktails: Medical Sciences Researchers at the Curiosity Carnival

Claustrophobia to cocktails: Medical Sciences Researchers at the Curiosity Carnival

Engagement Opportunities Research

Don’t miss the Medical Sciences Division’s researchers sharing their knowledge at Curiosity Carnival, which takes place this Friday 29th September.

From school desk to lab bench: local students take part in in2Science programme

From school desk to lab bench: local students take part in in2Science programme

Engagement Opportunities General

Over the summer, local school pupils took part in placements in nine University departments across the Medical Sciences and Maths, Physics and Life Sciences Division. The placements were organised by in2scienceUK, an award-winning charity that inspires and supports secondary-school pupils from disadvantaged socioeconomic backgrounds by giving them opportunities to work alongside scientists, and to receive advice and information they need to successfully apply to and progress to university and STEM careers.

Associate Professor develops resource to help young people cope with low mood

Associate Professor develops resource to help young people cope with low mood

Engagement Opportunities General

Associate Professor Mina Fazel has developed this free resource for young people to help recognise and improve the symptoms of low mood.

OMC awarded major Wellcome Trust public engagement grant

OMC awarded major Wellcome Trust public engagement grant

Engagement Opportunities General

The Oxford Mindfulness Centre has been awarded a major Public Engagement grant from the Wellcome Trust. The four year grant, starting September, will support public engagement aspects of MYRIAD, a research project investigating the effects of Mindfulness Training (MT) on mental health in adolescence.

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