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Edinburgh Futures Conversations EFI’s Student Leaders Programme - Ruhina Alam

Students from the University of Edinburgh were at the heart of the Edinburgh Futures Conversations first event – The Future of Global Health. More than 400 students attended the 2 March event. …

From  Kathryn Hood on April 21st, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Conversations about CVI: Dr Kathleen Vancleef

Here Kathleen and I discuss assessment, validity, reliability, and some really cool tools she has and is developing for assessing CVI. Kathleen and I discuss how the brain structures visual…

From  John Ravenscroft on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 28 plays 0  

The Discovery of the Higgs Boson

Our free short online course, The Discovery of the Higgs Boson, allows you to learn the significance and importance of this famous particle. Find out more about particle physics and understanding the…

From  Mari-Nikol Panteva on March 22nd, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Beyond the Books - Series 2 - meet your host

Welcome to the second series of Beyond the Books, the LLC podcast that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at research and the people who make it happen. In this minisode, meet your new host, Emma…

From  Maire Cox on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Presentation of declaration of principles

Chaired by: Professor Lesley McAra (Director of Edinburgh Futures Institute) Feedback from parallel sessions and reflections from the global audienceReflection on what this means for future…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Welcome and introduction

Held on 2 March 2021, the first event in the Edinburgh Futures Conversations series saw experts from around the world share their perspectives of the pandemic and explore how to change and reshape…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 182 plays 0  

How the pandemic remains a threat to health, and lessons for preventing the pandemics of tomorrow

How the pandemic remains a threat to health, and lessons for preventing the pandemics of tomorrow In conversation: Dr Tony Fauci (Director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 333 plays 0  

The Global Commons: contribution of all sectors to protecting the future health of people and plan

In conversation:Professor Shannon Vallor (Baillie Gifford Chair and Director of the Centre for Technomoral Futures, Edinburgh Futures Institute, The University of Edinburgh) The Honorable Dr Keith…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 35 plays 0  

New understandings of what constitutes risk and resilience in the health sector

In conversation:Professor K. Srinath Reddy (President, Public Health Foundation of India) Marc Gordon (Head of Global Risk Analysis and Reporting, UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction) Dr John…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Challenging the new inequalities brought about by the pandemic and the underlying inequalities made explicit (and intensified) by the pandemic – health, education, income, well-being

In conversation:Professor Kev Dhaliwal (Professor of Molecular Imaging and Healthcare Technology at the University of Edinburgh and a Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine) Dr Katherine Hay…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Towards a declaration of principles

Facilitator: Professor Lesley McAra (Director of the Edinburgh Futures Institute)Short guiding insights from:Professor Elizabeth Bradley (President of Vassar College) Hon Mark Dybul (Former Executive…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Health governance and pandemic determinants

In conversation: Chelsea Clinton (Global Health Advocate) Professor Devi Sridhar (Chair of Global Public Health, The University of Edinburgh) Professor Felicia Knaul (Director of the Institute for…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 108 plays 0  

Claudia Pagliari Controversies in Covid Apps

Data Controversies 2021

From  James Stewart on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Let's Talk Episode 10

Anthony, maintaining academic connections with students and researchers Dr Anthony Newton, Senior Tutor in the School of GeoSciences, talks about the changes that lockdown is bringing within…

From  Delia Georgescu on October 5th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Edinburgh Culture Conversations - Week 9

Edinburgh Culture Conversations Week 9

From  Lorna Brain on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 107 plays 0  

Edinburgh Culture Conversations Week 8

Edinburgh Culture Conversations Week 8

From  Lorna Brain on September 1st, 2020 0 likes 35 plays 0