Events for Schools

The University of Birmingham is fully engaged in supporting the vital role that schools play in inspiring and educating the next generation. From supporting teachers in their career development to offering opportunities for pupils to explore the world of higher education, we work with schools to raise aspirations, motivate learners and transform lives.

Please be aware that some of the events advertised below may only be suitable for schools/teachers who meet specific  eligibility criteria. For further information about  specific events, please contact the the event organisers as listed in the events below.

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1Jun

The inaugural lecture of Professor Richard Lilford

Dates
Wednesday 1 June 2022 (16:30-17:30)
Location
Leonard Deacon Lecture Theatre, Birmingham Medical School, B1 on Edgbaston Campus Map
Description
Professor Lilford will describe his involvement in trials over the last half-century and explain why current statistical philosophy is a poor guide to the design and analysis of trials.
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4Jul

School's Forum for Global Challenges in a Changing World

Dates
Monday 4 July 2022 (10:00-14:30)
Description
Join academics from The College of Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Birmingham for a day of exploring Global Challenges and what scientists (from many disciplines) are doing to address them.
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6Jul

The inaugural lecture of Professor Alan McNally

Dates
Wednesday 6 July 2022 (16:30-17:30)
Location
Leonard Deacon Lecture Theatre, Birmingham Medical School, B1 on Edgbaston Campus Map
Description
In this lecture, Professor McNally will talk about his career path and his prominent role in the UK's Covid testing efforts.