College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas podcast

Listen to the first in our series of exclusive podcasts.

Meet College colleagues taking part at the Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas at the Edinburgh Fringe. 

 Featuring contributions from:  

  • Liam Brierley ("A virus end to humanity?")
  • Dave Robertson ("Dr Data: the answer to cancer?")
  • Mhairi Aitken ("Dr Google will see you now")
  • Stephen Lawrie ("Psychiatry is the best medicine")



The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas is designed as an informal platform for academics and researchers to engage with the public on an array of topics. Brought to you by the Beltane Public Engagement Network, the cabaret first ran at the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe.

Related links

Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas

Beltane Public Engagement Network