For the Public

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You can find us at the following upcoming public events:

Neuroscientists' contributions to Edinburgh Science Festival : From live research projects to hands-on sessions about transplant surgery, University experts will deliver a range of engaging events at this year’s Edinburgh Science Festival.

Please check out the following events involving Edinburgh Neuroscience researchers and grab your tickets:


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 a full list on our online talks webpage


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

  • The Edinburgh International Science Festival
  • Falkirk 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