Manisha Lalloo works at the Royal Academy of Engineering, where she encourages engineers to talk more with ‘the public’ no matter whether they are schoolchildren, adults, teenagers, or politicians. At the Academy Manisha manages the Ingenious grant scheme for creative engagement with engineering as well as organising the Academy’s own engagement events. Outside of work she also organises science events for Science London and writes for Chemistry World and Biomedical Picture of the Day.
Instrumental music: should music be a tool of social policy?
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