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An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at The University of Cambridge

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Public Engagement

Science at the Interface: Public Engagement

One of our goals is to raise awareness about our research areas and the importance of global infectious diseases research in all our lives.

Our scientists engage is some annual local/national events, as well as events linked to specific institutes, projects and grants.If you are either a student or teacher interested in hearing more, then please get in touch with us.  Maybe yoy would like a speaker, or any other kind of engagement support? Please contact the coordinator at if you have an event you would like us to engage with.

Pint of Science 

Pint of Science is a non-profit organisation that brings some of the most brilliant scientists to your local pub annually thru a festival - to discuss their latest research and findings with you. You don't need any prior knowledge, and this is your chance to meet the people responsible for the future of science (and have a pint with them).

Next dates: 14-16 May 2018

  • 2017 - Our Bodies II- Infectious Diseases - Dr Barbara Blacklaws, Dr Simon Frost, Dr Derek Smith.
  • 2018 - we are seeking volunteers from CID membership!

Cambridge Science Festival 

An annual event held across Cambridge each March featuring talks, hands on workshops, open days, and more.

Next dates: 12-15 March 2018



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