Public lectures

Photograph of Professor John Aggleton at a public lecture
Professor John Aggleton introduces a public lecture by Professor Eleanor Maguire.

Each year we run a series of public lectures to inform and encourage debate around topical issues in neuroscience.

All lectures are free and open to all, with spaces allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

Raymond and Beverly Sackler Foundation Distinguished Lecture in Neuroscience

The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Foundation Distinguished Lecture in Neuroscience was established in honour of Professor Sir Keith Peters. It is held annually and open to anybody with an interest in neuroscience to attend.

Recent speakers have included:

  • Professor Jack Price, Kings College London
  • Professor Eleanor Maguire, University College London
  • Professor David Nutt, Imperial College London

The Brain Plasticity Revolution: Managing Brain Health

The next public lecture in this series will take place on 16 March 2017, and the speaker will be Dr Michael Merzinech, professor emeritus neuroscientist at the University of California. Find more information and book tickets via Eventbrite.

The Waterloo Foundation

We also host public lectures in association with The Waterloo Foundation.

Recent speakers have included Professor Chris Frith, University College London.

The next public lecture in this series is in February 2017 and more details will be released in the coming months.