Professor Mandy McLean winner of MVLS Public Engagement Award 2017

Public Engagement Professor of Pulmonary Pharmacology in the ISchool of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health and Associate School of Life Sciences.

Professor MacLean is a pioneer and long term champion of public engagement who has been central to several long-standing series of public events including Café Scientifique and Café with Heart. As well as connecting local audiences with MVLS research, these have helped many researchers hone their engagement skills and gain fresh perspectives from those they meet. Mandy has also been involved at a very strategic level in ensuring the university has the right structures to support engagement and, working with BHF Scotland,  in taking accessible events to other important audiences such as stakeholders, policy makers and parliamentary partners.

First published: 8 February 2018