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Get involved with the work of the BCNI by becoming a volunteer in a study, or by attending BCNI public engagement activities. 


The BCNI and Public Engagement

Events and outreach

BCNI members actively take part in a wide range of public engagement activities, which include

  • Media involvement: via radio or TV interviews
  • Science festivals
  • Public lectures
  • Policymaking

To see news stories involving members of the BCNI, see the feed on the right-hand side of this page. A sample of past public engagement activities carried out by BCNI members is given here.

Upcoming events

Visit this page often to find out about forthcoming BCNI public engagement activities.


Volunteering at the BCNI

We always need volunteers to help with the various studies taking place in the BCNI. Some of the areas currently being researched are:

  • Addiction
  • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Depression
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Memory
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Schizophrenia

To register your interest in becoming a volunteer, email

Current volunteer opportunities in departments associated with the BCNI

Department of Psychiatry

Department of Psychology