Mommersteeg Group Public Engagement
events and activities
2017 Nov - BHF Parliamentary Reception 'The healing power of the cavefish'. Westminster, London, 22th November 2017 // Photos
2017 Aug- BHF potential donor lab visit (laboratory tours), 31th August 2017
2017 Aug- BHF donor lab visit (oral presentation / laboratory tours), 11th August 2017
2017 May - Pint of Science - Heart Regeneration 'Fish heart regeneration' - Public lecture co-sponsored by the BHF, Turl Street Kitchen, Oxford, 15th May 2017
2016 - OIBC Scientists in Schools Symposium. Glenmoor and Winton Academies, Bournemouth. The mysterious human heart.
2016 Mar - BHF donor lab visit (oral presentation / laboratory tours), 22th March 2016
2016 Jan - BHF donor lab visit (oral presentation / laboratory tours), 20th January 2016
2015 Oct - BHF donor lab visit (oral presentation / laboratory tours), 16th October 2015
Mommersteeg-Srinivas-Micron public engagement
We collaborate with Micron, a Welcome Trust funded Advanced Imaging Unit in Oxford, and the Srinivas group to bring a taste of cutting edge research to the public of all ages and backgrounds using a variety of approaches, from live fluorescent zebrafish embryos, 3D printed hearts and sticker sheets to virtual reality.
2017 June - Oxfordshire Science Festival, Oxford Town Hall - Mice, Fish, Chicks and Me! // Photos
2017 Feb - Iris Festival of Ancient and Modern Sciences // Photos
2016 June - Oxfordshire Science Festival, Oxford Town Hall // Photos