Meet the Scientists is a new scheme from the Encephalitis Society where families can meet some of the scientists and learn about their fight against encephalitis.

Aimed at children and adults alike, attendees will also learn more about the brain and try their hand at some experiments.

Dates include:

Saturday June 1 - World Museum, Liverpool - hosted by the University of Liverpool

Friday, June 14 - University of Oxford

TBC June - University College London

Register your place by emailing us at [email protected] or by calling +44(0)1653 692583.

Please note: Adult places will have a small admin charge of £5. Kids go free.