UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology


Public Engagement

Public engagement at UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology happens across many of our research groups, departments and teams. Our researchers and educators use diverse, creative and exciting activities and techniques to communicate their ideas to all audiences.

News and events

Mental health exhibition showcases art co-developed by neuroscientists and artists

Artworks co-produced by neuroscientists and artists, which explore labels associated with mental health, such as stress and mood, are going on show beginning today as part of a series of events organised by UCL.

Dear World Project is a cross-disciplinary public engagement collaboration that explores mental health, its diagnosis, and the use of labels often associated with feelings and emotions.

project artwork

Professor Rickie Patani profiled in Lancet Neurology

Dr Rickie Patani

The profile emphasises the importance of family, public engagement, and improving the public understanding of research, including his Lab's work on human-induced pluripotent stem cell models.


The Many Faces of Dementia

This free online four-week course will give you a unique insight into dementia through the stories, symptoms and science behind four of the less commonly diagnosed forms of dementia.

Dementia and the Arts: Sharing Practice, Developing Understanding and Enhancing Lives

This free online course explores how we can harness the arts enhance the lives of people experiencing #ementias

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Wellcome Centre for Human Neuroimaging

Our public engagement programme aims to empower people with neurological and psychiatric conditions to contribute to, and influence, neuroscience research, including:

  • Dear World Project
  • UCL World Stroke Day Forum
  • OPM Collaboration
  • Public Engagement Awards
  • Public Engagement Grants
  • In2science

in2 science program students