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Job – Mad Science, West Midlands

Mad Science West Midlands are hiring part-time presenters for their programmes, living in the West Midlands who will be asked to travel up to 10 miles radius of their home postcode. As a presenter, you will be: able to drive (full licence) and have access to your own car; available between 2:30pm – 4:30pm at least 3 […]

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Expressions of Interest to host Engage 2018

As Engage 2017 approaches, so too does the deadline for expressions of interest in hosting Engage 2018. Don’t forget to get your submissions in before the 30th November. Traditionally Engage has been in Bristol, where the NCCPE is based, but in 2018 we want to take Engage on the road, to bring together new people, […]

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Social Media Toolkit for Healthcare

Originally posted on Think: Public Engagement with Research:
More and more people are using the internet to discover and share information about their health. In fact, more than 40% said information found via social media affects how they deal with their health. 58% of the UK adult population use social networking sites and more and…

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Sense About Science – Public Engagement: A practical guide

Originally posted on Think: Public Engagement with Research:
Sense about Science have launched Public Engagement: a practical guide, funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). It is aimed at researchers to help and encourage them to involve the public in working out how to communicate findings — from the earliest stages of projects, and on the most challenging of…

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The Little BIG event comes to Brum

Thanks to support from Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum, The Little Event will take place again on Wednesday 17th January 2018, 9.30am – 4.30pm at Thinktank, Birmingham This one-day conference is for early-career STEM communicators who are keen to suck the knowledge and experience out of those who have been at it for ages. It is also an […]