Getting Involved

Welcome to the "Get Involved" section of the Dundee Cancer Centre.

Image previewThere are many engagement activities that we would like researchers, nurses and clinicians to get involved with. If you would like to talk to the local community about your work, run an activity, or express an interest in participating in future Dundee Cancer Centre events please feel free to contact me.

Rebecca Scott, PhD, Research Engagement Manager


Upcoming events


SCIENCE IN THE CITY with Dundee Cancer Centre
Saturday 8th February. Sessions available: 9am - 11.30am, 12pm - 2.30pm and 3pm - 5.30pm.

OPEN ACCESS DAY. Visitors to Dundee Science Centre can explore fascinating developments and cutting-edge research carried out by Dundee Cancer Centre – a partnership between University of Dundee, NHS Tayside and Cancer Research UK.
Come along and experience amazing shows, interactive games and fun experiments for all the family, with the opportunity to question and learn direct with local leading experts in cutting-edge Cancer Research. Maggies Dundee will introduce their ground-breaking model of cancer support.
FREE ENTRY TO ALL – booking is advisable.
Sessions available: 9am - 11.30am, 12pm - 2.30pm and 3pm - 5.30pm.
Contact Dundee Science Centre on  01382 868800 to book.

Visions of Discovery Photography Competition 2013

The College of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing and the College of Life Sciences announce the Visions of Discovery Photography Competition 2013.

Organised by Dr Jenny Woof, Division of Cancer Research, the competition aims to showcase the variety of research being conducted within the Colleges. Entries are invited for submission before the Closing date of  1st November 2009. Select entries will be exhibited in a public exhibition at the Dalhousie building, to run from December 2013 through January 2014. All staff and current postgraduate students of both Colleges are eligible to enter.

Please see further information and details of prizes:
Sponsors:        Wellcome Images, Singulex, Greiner BioOne

Your Say, Your Day, Your CRUK

Image previewThe upcoming patient event ‘Your Say, Your Day, Your CRUK’ in Dundee is open to all those affected with cancer in the East Coast.  The event is occurring simultaneously across the country and can be followed on twitter at #YourSayYourCRUK where you can also review the day and the consequent discussion.

To find out more:


Event flyer

Photography notice