Insights from public attitude studies

Public attitude studies help us to appreciate people’s views about our work and our science. We get involved in a variety of public attitude studies as advisers, commissioners or funders.

This work helps to ensure that we are aware of public attitudes to medical research and to take account of public concerns. Insights from this work can also help our researchers understand how best to communicate their work.

The Medical Research Council (MRC) has participated in a series of public attitude studies, including:

Last updated: 7 December 2023

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