Cookies on this website
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you click 'Continue' we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies and you won't see this message again. Click 'Find out more' for information on how to change your cookie settings.
Award-winning citizen science project tackling TB gets millionth classification

Award-winning citizen science project tackling TB gets millionth classification

Engagement Opportunities General

An award-winning Oxford-based international project to tackle antibiotic resistance has achieved its one millionth classification.

Medical Sciences heads to IF Oxford

Medical Sciences heads to IF Oxford

Engagement Opportunities General

Researchers from the Medical Sciences Division will be running activities on topics from genetic editing to chocolate.

Oxford Public Engagement with Research Conference - videos launched

Oxford Public Engagement with Research Conference - videos launched

Engagement Opportunities General

New resources now available from the University's inaugural PER conference

New Oxford Sparks animation launched: discovering life-changing dementia treatments

New Oxford Sparks animation launched: discovering life-changing dementia treatments

Engagement Opportunities General

A new Oxford Sparks animation with Hazel Hall-Roberts (Alzheimer’s Research UK Oxford Drug Discovery Institute) explores how researchers at the University of Oxford are working to discover new treatments for Alzheimer's.

Medical Sciences Departments Open for Oxford Open Doors 2018

Medical Sciences Departments Open for Oxford Open Doors 2018

Engagement Opportunities General

Oxford Open Doors is an annual celebration of Oxford’s unique buildings and spaces run by the Oxford Preservation Trust as part of the Heritage open days scheme. This year, over 100 buildings are taking part in the event that runs from the 8-9th September, including several Medical Sciences Departments.

The Big Brain Roadshow visits local schools

The Big Brain Roadshow visits local schools

Engagement Opportunities General

In July 2018, researchers from Oxford University’s Wellcome Centre for Integrative Neuroimaging (including a number of Experimental Psychologists) visited local schools to share their research into the brain with Key Stage 3 pupils.

Soapbox Science returns to Oxford

Soapbox Science returns to Oxford

Engagement Opportunities General

Soapbox Science is coming to Oxford for the third year running thanks to a collaboration between the University of Oxford and Oxford Brookes University.

Researchers explore malaria vaccines and antibiotic resistance at RS Summer Science Exhibition

Researchers explore malaria vaccines and antibiotic resistance at RS Summer Science Exhibition

Engagement Opportunities Research

This week marks the beginning of the prestigious Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition, and two groups from the Medical Sciences Division are there to engage visitors with their research.

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.

Load More +