Centre for Cardiovascular Science

Public Involvement & Resources

Information about public events, lectures, lab visits, and fundraising

The Centre for Cardiovascular Science supports a number of different public engagement activities, from informing policymakers, to involvement in local science festivals, to schools visits.

Public Engagement News

Mhairi Doris at the 2019 Edinburgh Science Festival
The latest news about public engagement activities and events at the Centre for Cardiovascular Science.

Let's Talk About Health - Lectures

Lets Talk about Health and Disease - Public Lecture Series - 2018-19
A collection of CVS videos from the Let's Talk About Health public lecture series.

Public Engagement Support & Resources

Megaphone and social media icons
For staff & students - Helpful links for developing and delivering public engagement projects

School Visits & Lab Tours

Combination of 3 image. Two of CVS students visiting schools, one of Roseanna Cunningham MSP visiting CVS
The Centre for Cardiovascular Science hosts a number of lab tours and school visits in an effort to provide pupils and politicians an opportunity to learn about our research and facilities first-hand.

Patient & Public Involvement (PPI)

Medical students
Information about our collaborative Patient & Public Involvement programme, bringing together NHS staff, researchers, patients, and the public.

CVS BHF Fundraising Group

Members of the CVS BHF Fundraising Group
A group of masters and PhD students raising money for the British Heart Foundation.

Science Insights

Science Insights is an exciting work experience programme designed to give 5th year high school pupils a real insight into the work and life of research scientists.