Public Engagement team

We encourage conversations about science and health that are informed and inclusive. It’s through these conversations that great ideas are shaped and shared. 

Team contacts

Imran Khan

Head of Public Engagement

Louisa Cowell

PA and Operations Officer

Greer Roberts

Funding and Activities Lead

Haidee Bell

Creative and Partnerships Lead

Carla Ross

Research and Evidence Lead

Our work

How we engage the public

The people, projects and places we support include everyone from small community groups and charities to Nobel Prize winners and national galleries.

Public engagement support for researchers

Sharing your ideas with the public and getting new perspectives can enhance your research. We offer public engagement funding, advice and training opportunities for all Wellcome-funded researchers.

News

Blueprint for a research facility with crowds of people walking around the buildings.

Opinion | 18 December 2019

How 'connectors' bridge the gap between research and the public by Carla Ross

Two farmers in Kenya looking at a mobile phone.

Opinion | 11 December 2019

Redefining public engagement with science by Carla Ross

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Reports

Report 18 November 2019 Updated 18 November 2019

Wellcome Monitor 2018

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This report presents the results from the fourth wave of the Wellcome Monitor, a study about public knowledge of and attitudes towards science and health research.

Report 19 June 2019 Updated 19 June 2019

Wellcome Global Monitor 2018

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The world’s largest study into how people around the world think and feel about science and major health challenges.

Report 24 May 2019 Updated 2 December 2019

Wellcome Global Monitor 2018

[Summary] The world’s largest study into how people around the world think and feel about science and major health challenges.

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