Engagement

Occasionally members of the Bradley group are involved in various public outreach activities. You can view a sample of these below.

Medical Research Scotland 'Meet the Researchers' (March 2016)

PhD student Matthew Simmonte was part of a Medical Research Scotland event in Aberdeen and Dundee which gave high school students the opportunity to meet young researchers working in the medical sciences and to learn about their personal experience in higher education. Additionally, there were talks from academic and industrial representatives to demonstrate the breadth of careers that a science degree can offer. Princess Anne HRH, the patron of MRS, was also in attendance at the Dundee event to learn of some of the latest innovations in Scottish medical research.

Below you can see a gallery of images from the events (click each image to enlarge) and you can also view some coverage in the local media by clicking here (PDF file download).


Dancing Light - Edinburgh International Science Festival (April 2015)


Training teachers in cutting edge stem cell research - Tynecastle High School (December 2014)

PhD student Sara Schmidt, a researcher in the lab of HumEN principal investigator Mark Bradley, last week ventured away from the lab into a local High School to experience for the first time a taste of public engagement. Here she tells us about her experience...