• When: Monday 13 September 2021 - Thursday 23 September 2021

    Please note that this event is only open to schools. Resources and materials for the workshop will be delivered to schools prior to participation.


    These talks will take place on the following dates and will last an hour. Groups should select their preferred date and time on the booking form.

    Monday 13 – 9.30am 

    Tuesday 14 – 11 am 

    Thursday 16 – 2pm

    Friday 17 – 9.30am

    Monday 20 – 11am

    Tuesday 21 – 2pm

    Wednesday 22 – 9.30am

    Thursday 23 – 11 am

  • Admission: Admission Free
  • Booking: Booking required
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  • Venue Name: Online - Google Meet


2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin. A vital treatment for diabetes.

This live workshop with activities embraces a journey of discovery about the Nobel Prize for the discovery of insulin awarded to Scottish Scientist John Macleod, to celebrate the 100 year anniversary.

The workshop is suitable for young people in P6 – S2.

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