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Engagement opportunities and support for staff and students
Find out how we engage with the public – including schools, patients and local communities – to ensure that our education and research benefits society.
Learn about the College's Societal Engagement Framework, goals and achievements so far.
Hear what our researchers as well as members of the public, schools, patients and community audiences have to say about their engagement experiences.
Public engagement with research
Patient and public involvement
Over 20,000 visitors attended our 2017 Imperial Festival, and over 1,000 staff supported the event
In 2017, 3,500 visitors joined us for our 5 public Fringe events
300+ researchers, clinicians and members of the public have been trained in patient and public involvement since 2015
Over 16,800 teachers registered to Reach Out CPD, our continuing professional development resource (October 2017)
6,800 school students have taken part in over 280 outreach activities (over academic year 2016/17)
Our students volunteer with over 150 community and charity partners per year
Over 7,000 attendees at White City Community pop-up events (October 2017)
100+ participants have so far taken part in our White City pilot community programmes (October 2017)