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Life festival

Montage of Life festival photosLife festival took place in Spring 2014 and 2016.

The festival is a celebration of the work that the University of Sheffield's medicine, dentistry and health researchers are doing to improve people’s lives.

There are lots of events including hands-on activities, interactive lab demos, free health checks, theatrical performances, sporting events, film screenings and talks from our researchers on the latest medical discoveries.

The festival is open to everyone and there are events for all ages.

Life festival is organised by the University of Sheffield in partnership with Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Sheffield Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

The festival is set to return in Spring 2018.

Find out more about Life festival 2014 and Life festival 2016 including the festival programme, photos and videos from the events.


To find out more

To find out more about the festival, or if you have any queries, please get in touch:

You can find out more about the University's Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health here.

Festival partners and sponsors

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