Working together to improve depression research

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities


This Blog post described the Depression Detectives Project and was  featured on the MRC Insight Blog in May 2022 as part of Mental Health Awareness Week. 
It was written by Sam McCallum, Placement Student on the MSc in Science Communication and Public Engagement.

Period11 May 2022

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleWorking together to improve depression research
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletMRC Insight Blog
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionEngaging the public in research design allows scientists to focus on impactful topics for the benefit of people living with health conditions like depression.
    Producer/AuthorSam McCallum, Iona Beange
    PersonsIona Beange, Sam McCallum, Andrew McIntosh


  • Depression
  • Citizen Science