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Claudia Pagliari Controversies in Covid Apps

Data Controversies 2021

From  James Stewart on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 6 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 8 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 64 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 43 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 55 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 24 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 10 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 66 plays 0  

Our Changing World - the trailer...

Our Changing World 2020 has the theme Pandemic: A Changed World? This online interdisciplinary course is an opportunity for you to explore how the pandemic will change our world. How do you want to…

From  Timothy Squires on July 31st, 2020 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Communicating statistics, risk and uncertainty in the age of Covid - Prof. David Spiegelhalter

For the 4th David Finney Lecture, Prof. David Spiegelhalter will talk about the challenges of communicating during the epidemic. Can we communicate deeper uncertainty about facts, numbers, or…

From  Belle Taylor on July 14th, 2020 0 likes 847 plays 0  

Lets Talk: Lockdown episode 6- Amanda, finishing your degree and starting a job in lockdown

What is like finishing up your degree and starting your new job, unable to see anyone outside your own flat? Amanda Scully, 4th year International Relations undergraduate and forthcoming…

From  Rebecca Shade on June 3rd, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Art and Design Revised Assessment procedure using PebblePad

Revised submission procedures using PebblePad for T2 March and April 2020 assessments. This in response to the impact of coronavirus.

From  Robbie Bushe on March 22nd, 2020 0 likes 148 plays 0