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From Scouse to mouse: Vascular injury and repair - a research journey

Inaugural lecture of Professor Andy BakerHead of Centre for Cardiovascular Science, Gustav Born Chair of Vascular Biology Blood vessels supply essential nutrients and oxygen to the entire body.…

From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Seasonal Reproduction in Birds: From Seeing the Light to Weathering the Storm

Inaugural lecture of Professor Simone Meddle Personal Chair of Behavioural NeuroendocrinologyProfessor Simone Meddle will discuss research showing how the environment regulates the reproductive…

From  Peter Crooks on November 4th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

A Fair Field and No Favour - The remarkable story of the Edinburgh Seven

“A Fair Field and No Favour” – the Edinburgh Seven and the campaign to secure women the right to a Medical Degree 1869-73In 1869, the first women to enter a British University began…

From  Peter Crooks on October 25th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture - Prof Lorna Marson

Inaugural lecture of Lorna Marson, Professor of Transplant Surgery Although we transplanted just over 3000 kidneys in the UK last year, 5000 patients are still waiting for this life-saving and…

From  Peter Crooks on June 20th, 2019 0 likes 125 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture - Prof Damian Mole

The pancreas is responsible for digesting all the fat, protein and carbohydrates that we eat, and is essential for health. However, when things go wrong with the pancreas, as happens in inflammation…

From  Peter Crooks on May 6th, 2019 0 likes 97 plays 0  

Inaugual Lecture: Professor Kev Dhaliwal

We are in the midst of a new technological revolution. The speed of change is staggering – imagination is driving previously unthinkable innovations.There is now an unprecedented opportunity to…

From  Peter Crooks on March 25th, 2019 0 likes 142 plays 0  

New kidneys for old: a challenge for surgery and tissue engineering

Lorna Marson, Transplant Surgery & MRC Centre for Inflammation Research, Jamie Davies, Discovery Brain Sciences 5000 patients are currently waiting for a kidney transplant in the UK. Although we…

From  Peter Crooks on February 18th, 2019 0 likes 36 plays 0  

SCOPE newsletter review of the year 2018

A short video compilation of some of the professional highlights of 2018. Created for Scope, the e-newsletter of the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.

From  Nicholas Kelly on December 13th, 2018 0 likes 133 plays 0  

Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

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From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 128 plays 0  

Food for Thought: Professor Geoff Simm

Promotional sting for Geoff Simm's inaugural lecture scheduled for 3 December 2018. thoughtforfood.eventbrite.co.uk

From  Nicholas Kelly on November 23rd, 2018 0 likes 15 plays 0  

It’s a Dogslife – using the web to understand dogs’ health over their lifetime

It’s a Dogslife – using the web to understand dogs’ health over their lifetimeDylan Clements, Carys Pugh, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary StudiesA quarter of UK households own…

From  Peter Crooks on November 19th, 2018 1 likes 28 plays 0  

World Access to Higher Education Day: Elson Musenga

The first ever World Access to Higher Education Day is taking place on 28 November 2018. World Access to Higher Education Day is a platform to raise global awareness around inequalities in access…

From  Nicholas Kelly on November 16th, 2018 0 likes 116 plays 0  

Born in a microbial cloud: gatekeepers of a healthy life. Prof Debby Bogaert

Born in a microbial cloud: gatekeepers of a healthy life. Prof Debby Bogaert Part of the College's inaugural lecture series.Recorded 12 November 2018.Abstract: It was only 350 years ago that the…

From  Peter Crooks on November 13th, 2018 0 likes 82 plays 0  

Inaugural lecture: Born in a Microbial Cloud

Promo video for Professor Debby Bogaert's forthcoming inaugural lecture on 12 November 2018.

From  Nicholas Kelly on November 8th, 2018 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Mental Health and Wellbeing Week: Lorraine Close

Clinical Skills Facilitator Lorraine Close on how to deal with the stresses of everyday life.

From  Nicholas Kelly on November 8th, 2018 0 likes 202 plays 0  

Our Health

The University of Edinburgh’s first Interdisciplinary Health and Wellbeing Science Shop, Our Health, carrying out scientific research in a wide range of disciplines.

From  Nicholas Kelly on November 8th, 2018 1 likes 93 plays 0