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Creating Communications Seminar - ‘Reaching new audiences'


Exeter South Cloisters 3.06, Plymouth JBB MR8, Truro KSpa F10.
18th April 2018
Category: Seminar

Speakers: Kirsty Heber-Smith and Tara Lamont

Locations:  Exeter South Cloisters 3.06, Plymouth JBB MR8, Truro KSpa F10.

Tara Lamont is deputy director of the NIHR Dissemination Centre  which promotes NIHR and other research findings to decision-makers in health and care.  Tara will be talking about ways of reaching non-academic audiences, tailoring outputs and using appropriate platforms and approaches to improve the reach and impact of research.  She will use some worked examples of creative dissemination which have made a difference with tips for researchers and informal advice on what funding boards are looking for in applications and dissemination plans.

Kirsty Heber-Smithscience communicator from the University of Oxford will be giving a talk on the university’s digital interactive platform Oxford Sparks and how researchers can use social media to interact with a new audience.

Kirsty will then lead a Q&A session for anyone interested in learning more.

RECAP recording will be available after the event.  Register attendance here.

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