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Artificial Intelligence to Tackle Infertility

This talk will first describe the path of Dr Alexandra Boussommier from being a researcher to an entrepreneur. We will then discuss ImVitro, the company she founded in 2019 that aims at using AI to…

From  Ekaterina Churkina on June 11th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

DataLoch: using routine data to help drive improvements in healthcare

Speakers: Kathy Harrison, DataLoch programme manager, Usher Institute. Atul Anand, DataLoch clinical lead, Centre for Cardiovascular Science.Abstract:The NHS in Scotland is facing the prospect of…

From  Ekaterina Churkina on June 7th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Scripting the Use of Medical Technology – The Case of Data-based Clinical Decision Support Systems

Speaker: Kevin Wiggert, Department of Sociology of Technology and Innovation, Technical University of Berlin. Abstract: Newly developed Clinical Decision Support Systems (CDSSs), which are supposed…

From  Ekaterina Churkina on May 27th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Advanced Care Research Centre: interdisciplinary research in later life care

Populations are rapidly ageing internationally, with the number of older people in the UK predicted to double in the next decade. Even before COVID-19, health and social care systems were already…

From  Ekaterina Churkina on April 16th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

UKRI CDT in Biomedical AI

Learn more about the UKRI CDT in Biomedical AI in this presentation by Dr Ian Simpson, CDT Director, followed by an informative Q&A session. Originally recorded in November 2020. …

From  Nicola Hopper on March 3rd, 2021 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Advanced computational approaches for understanding allele-specific biology of complex diseases

Speaker:Dr Shilpa Garg, Harvard Medical School & Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Reconstructing the complete phased sequences of every chromosome copy in human and non-human species are important…

From  Ekaterina Churkina on February 5th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Professor Richard Ribchester's retiral lecture and tributes

Lecture by Prof Richard Ribchester entitled 'Unfinished business', followed by tributes to Richard from his colleagues. Recorded at the Euan MacDonald Centre / Centre for Discovery Brain…

From  Rebecca Devon on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Microorganisms, Infection and Immunity 2

For students interested in host-pathogen interaction and infectious diseases. Runs in semester 2, 20 credits.

From  Allison Wroe on August 25th, 2020 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Biomedical Sciences 2

A brief overview of the 40 credit year 2 (level 8) course, Biomedical Sciences 2. The students on this course study the science underpinning medicine. It is a core course for students on the…

From  Jane Taylor on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Biomedical Sciences virtual Q&A

A virtual Q&A session for offer holders on the Biomedical Sciences programme. Hosted by Dr Philip Larkman, and featuring contributions from teaching staff and students. Recorded 11 May 2020.

From  Nicholas Kelly on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Medical Sciences virtual Q&A

A virtual Q&A session for offer holders on the Medical Sciences programme. Hosted by Dr Philip Larkman, and featuring contributions from teaching staff and students. Recorded 11 May 2020.

From  Nicholas Kelly on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

What our graduates thought about their MSc by Research degree

Some of our graduates tell us what studying an MSc by Research degree at Edinburgh is really…

From  Rachel Ashcroft on April 24th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Biomedical Sciences Graduates 2018 | The University of Edinburgh

Our Biomedical Sciences graduates chat about their programmes and what they enjoyed most about the postgraduate experience. https://www.ed.ac.uk/biomedical-sciences/postgraduate-studying The…

From  Rachel Ashcroft on April 20th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship (XDF) Tutorial: How Do You Create A Cohort For Health Data Science

The Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship (XDF) Programme partners the School of Informatics with the MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine to train genuinely cross-disciplinary researchers. The…

From  Stephen Cass on January 21st, 2020 0 likes 34 plays 0  

The Future of Female Fertility

The future of female fertilityNorah Spears and Evelyn Telfer, Biomedical Sciences'Let's Talk About Health' is all about advancing our knowledge of normal human and animal biology, and…

From  Peter Crooks on December 18th, 2019 0 likes 58 plays 0  

How Does RNA Fold?

How Does RNA Fold? Dr. Grzegorz Kudla, Principal Investigator, MRC Human Genetics UnitRecorded on 14th October, 2019 The Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship (XDF) Programme partners the School of…

From  Stephen Cass on October 18th, 2019 0 likes 49 plays 0