For the Public

For the Public


Photograph of researcher with brain model
Photograph of festival event
photograph of film event
photograph of discussion evening

Come and find us at:

Edinburgh Neuroscience: Sense and nonesense drop-in stand (family event)
Sunday 18 June 2017, 10 am - 3pm, Dalkeith Thistle Football Club, Dalkeith
no booking needed

Edinburgh Medical School 'Inagural Lecture': Imaging – much more than a pretty picture (open to the public)
Monday 26 June 2017, 5.30 pm, Lecture Theatre A, Chancellor's Building, Little France, Edinburgh
more info and to book

Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences- Psychiatry: Can Eye-Movements be Used to Diagnose Psychiatric Disorders? (public event)
Thursday 29 June 2017, 6 pm, Lecture Theatre G03, 50 George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9J
more info and to book

Public Talks and Discussions

We regularly offer lectures and discussion events and most are recorded and made available online on our Youtube Channel.


You can find us particpating in numerous festivals throughout the year including:

  • The Edinburgh International Science Festival
  • Edinburgh Fringe Festival
  • Midlothian Science Festval
  • Borders Science festival
  • Dunbar Science Festival
  • Mad Hatter Grey Matter festival
  • Edinburgh International Film Festival

Film Evenings

We regularly contribute to scientifically-themed film screenings with partners such as New Media Scotland, Edinburgh International Science Festival, British Science Association (Edinburgh). Films covered have included:

  • Momento
  • Fantastic Voyage
  • Her
  • Inside Out
  • Silver Linings Playbook

Open Days

Edinburgh Neuroscience members participate in Doors Open Day events and regularly invite the public to find out more about our research projects