Public Engagement and Campaigns 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 

Lara Clements
Associate Director, Public Engagement & Campaigns

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.


Involving young people in health research

[Summary] This study explores the role, benefits and potential of young people’s involvement in health research, with a focus on mental health, infectious diseases and global heating.

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.

News and opinion