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The Heart and Lung Repair Shop

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This summer an empty retail unit in Hammersmith’s Kings Mall will be temporarily transformed into the Heart & Lung Repair Shop. Creative and curious visitors to of all ages can discover how these vital organs are far more complex than any car engine, central heating boiler or air conditioning system, and learn about what it takes to repair them.

The Heart & Lung Repair Shop will showcase bioengineered organs, broken hearts that can heal themselves and amazing ways to stop cells from ageing, providing a glimpse into the future of science and medicine. It is open from 7-20 July 2014.

Lunchtime Science Sessions

Every weekday from 7th – 18th July, 13:00 – 14:00

Come along to The Heart and Lung Repair Shop for a generous helping of lunchtime entertainment and inspiration including short talks and demos from top scientists and a chance to browse our exhibits about cutting edge heart and lung research.


To book Lunchtime Science Sessions please email e.dowell@imperial.ac.uk


Singing for Breathing Workshops

Tuesday 8th & Tuesday 15th July, 11:00 – 12:00

Singing for Breathing is a workshop that uses singing to improve lung health! The session will include relaxation techniques, breathing exercises and vocal exercises, as well as singing songs. Stretch your vocal chords and hear about how the National Heart and Lung Institute is using singing to support people with respiratory conditions.


Book tickets for Tuesday 8th HERE

Book tickets for Tuesday 15th HERE


The Future of Heart and Lung Repair Debates

Thursday 10th & Thursday 17th, 18:00 – 19:30

Come along to this event to hear some of the top scientists from the National Heart and Lung Institute discussing the future challenges of heart and lung repair. Have your say and share your opinions about cutting edge treatments such as stem cell therapies and bioengineered organs.


Book tickets for Thursday 10th HERE

Book tickets for Thursday 17th HERE


Faculty of Medicine, Imperial


Kings Mall
Kings Street, Hammersmith, London, W6 9HW United Kingdom
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