The School of Biochemistry and Immunology is involved in a number of outreach programmes directed at school children and the general public.
Transition Year Programme
The School of Biochemistry and Immunology runs two separate work-experience weeks for transition year students each year, taking 20 students each week. Students are selected from a range of schools around the country to maximise school participation.
Biomedical Frontiers - Public Lecture Series
This series of public lectures will describe how biomedical research has increased our understanding of human health and disease. The lectures will be presented by researchers from the School of Biochemistry & Immunology who will highlight some of the research carried out in the School and will discuss recent advances in their field.
Researchers in the School contribute to many exhibitions and events in the Science Gallery
Science slot on Newstalk Radio
Prof Luke O'Neill does a regular science slot on the Pat Kenny show on Newstalk