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Digital Education Programme Podcast 8: The one where we speak to Vilius Slapelis about his travels, his work, and his future aspirations

Episode 8 of the programme podcast has me speaking with the ever-affable and exceptionally well-traveled Vilius Slapelis. Vilius walks us through his past travels, his current teaching practice…

From  Michael Gallagher on April 1st, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Chris Dent and Ben Swallow : Modelling for Policy - Learning from COVID and Energy

Prof Chris Dent (Mathematics) and Dr Ben Swallow and Wen Xiang (Mathematics, Glasgow University)Controversies inthe Data Society 20201…

From  James Stewart on March 26th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

#DDIdisussions | Covid19 and Data: One Year On

As part of the #DDIdiscussions series DDI held a webinar on Wednesday 24th March. Twelve months from the national lockdown in spring 2020, we discussed the lessons learned and how far the pandemic…

From  Stephanie Peebles on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Statistics in COVID-19: Katie Allison (COVID Public Health Directorate)

Katie Allison (COVID Public Health Directorate): COVID-19 Infection Survey (CIS) in Scotland. The CfS Research Day gathered together experts in the analysis of Covid-19 data to discuss current…

From  Belle Taylor on March 1st, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Research during the Pandemic - Medicines Regulation: Covid-19 and Beyond

Professor Stuart Ralston discusses medicines regulation in his role as Chair of the Commission on Human Medicines

From  Josephine Merrifield on February 9th, 2021 0 likes 14 plays 0  

COVID apps - Shen and Pagliari discussion

Controversies in the Data SocietyWith Xiaobai Shen, Claudia Pagliari and Lilian Edwards leading.

From  James Stewart on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Claudia Pagliari Controversies in Covid Apps

Data Controversies 2021

From  James Stewart on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Research in the Pandemic - Providing a Genomics Platform for Covid Research

Lee Murphy, the Head of the Genetics Core, Edinburgh Clinical Research Facility, discusses the work of the Genetics Core during the Covid-19 pandemic, highlighting the way the Core adapted their work…

From  Josephine Merrifield on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Inequity and Inequalities - what COVID-19 reveals about systemic inequity - Expert Coversations 2- Stigma, trust and expectations

The Helping Hand Foundation works to promote trust in the public health service. In the second video, Mr Askari discusses the social stigma and fear that has arisen around Covid-19 and how this has…

From  Mate Varadi on November 6th, 2020 0 likes 66 plays 0  

Inequity and Inequalities - what COVID-19 reveals about systemic inequity - Expert Coversations 1 - The Helping Hand Foundation and Covid-19 in India

In this video, Mr Askari talks about the situation in India during the pandemic and the focuses of the foundation's work. During the Covid pandemic the Helping Hand Foundation have been…

From  Mate Varadi on November 6th, 2020 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Let’s Talk: fitness workouts when self-isolating

In this podcast, recorded especially in hybrid times when many students are self-isolating in their halls and flats, and doing their learning digitally, I am joined by international fitness trainer…

From  Rebecca Shade on October 21st, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Lecture 4 - Risk and System Thinking

Marc Gordon, the head of Global Risk Analysis and Reporting at the United Nations Office of Disaster Risk Reduction. Along with his colleagues at the UNDRR, Marc Gordon has pioneered the concept of…

From  Mate Varadi on October 11th, 2020 0 likes 59 plays 0  

Madzvamuse VanYperen - bridging the gap between academics and local authorities

V-KEMS meeting - Mathematical modelling and COVID-19: How can modelling inform a response to the current COVID-19 resurgence? This is the talk by James Van Yperen & Anotida Madzvamuse…

From  Dawn Wasley on October 10th, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Chris Budd - Virtual Forum for Knowledge Exchange in the Mathematical Sciences (V-KEMS)

V-KEMS meeting - Mathematical modelling and COVID-19: How can modelling inform a response to the current COVID-19 resurgence? This is the talk by Chris Budd (University of Bath)The Virtual Forum…

From  Dawn Wasley on October 9th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Physical distancing measures and routes in the William Robertson Wing, School of History, Classics and Archaeology

The health and safety of students, staff and visitors is the primary concern of everyone at the University of Edinburgh. To ensure that the School can reopen its building and facilities safely, and…

From  Sarah Morrison on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

CSE Town Hall - 24 August 2020

The College of Science & Engineering held a Town Hall event for its staff on the 24th August, 2020. It was chaired by David Robertson, Head of College, with support from other members of the…

From  George Lawie on August 25th, 2020 0 likes 67 plays 0