Our research

MRC Festival: Information for organisers

The third annual MRC Festival of Medical Research will be held between 16-24 June 2018. 

MRC funded units, centres and institutes will be showcasing and discussing their work through events and activities around the UK and beyond during the MRC Festival.

You can see highlights from previous MRC Festival events on our news story, on Twitter by following the hash tag #mrcfestival and on our youtube playlist.

How to run a public engagement event

Objectives

Our MRC Festival objectives are:

  • To engage the MRC community to increase understanding of the MRC’s strategic aims and their own contribution to these
  • To build trust in medical research by sharing MRC-funded research with others
  • To increase awareness and understanding of the benefits of medical research to society