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SACHA '21 - Scottish Music Industry Association: Group 1 Proposal

On 9 April 2021, three #EdChangeAgent​ teams presented their final proposals to their host organisation, the Scottish Music Industry Association. Each team screened a short video capturing their…

From  Kristina Kim on May 7th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

SACHA '21 - Scottish Music Industry Association: Group 2 Proposal

On 9 April 2021, three #EdChangeAgent​ teams presented their final proposals to their host organisation, the Scottish Music Industry Association. Each team screened a short video capturing their…

From  Kristina Kim on May 7th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

SACHA '21 - Scottish Music Industry Association: Group 3 Proposal

On 9 April 2021, three #EdChangeAgent​ teams presented their final proposals to their host organisation, the Scottish Music Industry Association. Each team screened a short video capturing their…

From  Kristina Kim on May 7th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

SACHA '21 - Scottish Music Industry Association - Final Presentation Event

On 9 April 2021, three #EdChangeAgent​ teams presented their final proposals to their host organisation, the Scottish Music Industry Association. Each team screened a short video capturing their…

From  Kristina Kim on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Reusable facemasks made using smartphones and 3D printers

Bespoke, reusable facemasks made using smartphones and 3D printers could help better protect people during future epidemics or further waves of Covid-19, new research suggests.

From  Maria Mcmahon on April 29th, 2021 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Research During the Pandemic: Working Across 3 Nations - Managing Multiple Study Sites

Katie Wells, the National Coordinator for the PREVENT Dementia Programme, discusses her role in managing multiple study sites across 3 nations during the Covid-19 pandemic. She describes how the…

From  Josephine Merrifield on April 28th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

How Covid-19 Impacted Assessment: Academic Misconduct

In this episode, we continue the story of how Covid-19 changed Assessment Design with an issue whose temperature has risen with the move to digital and hybrid; academic misconduct. We hear the voices…

From  Joseph Arton on April 27th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays 0  

How can the music industry in a post-Covid Scotland create jobs & economic growth?

Students as Change Agents Challenges in Conversation: How can the music industry in a post-Covid Scotland create jobs and economic growth? In this session, we heard from expert speakers about the…

From  Kristina Kim on April 23rd, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Building complex searches for systematic reviews

Systematic reviews usually require detailed, sensitive searches tailored to individual specialist databases. This session introduces techniques to develop new searches by building on prior…

From  Marshall Dozier on April 22nd, 2021 1 likes 5 plays 0  

Dr Suvankar Pal - MND-SMART Newsletter Introduction

April 2021 MND-SMART Clinical trial newsletter introduction from Co-lead investigator Dr Suvankar Pal. Find out more at www.mnd-smart.org

From  Alison Irving on April 20th, 2021 0 likes 156 plays 0  

Episode 14. Vulnerability as Layers - Vulnerability Part 6

In episode 14 of 'Just Emergencies', Professor Luna argues that the metaphor of 'layers' of vulnerability captures the flexibility of dynamism of how vulnerability presents in and…

From  Rebecca Richards on April 8th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

COVID-19 Critical Care online course: responding to the needs of clinical staff globally

In April 2020 we created the short online course, COVID-19 Critical Care: Understanding and Application, to meet the pressing needs of healthcare workers around the globe. Produced in just two weeks,…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on March 31st, 2021 0 likes 110 plays 0  

COVID-19 Critical Care Understanding and Application

This free short online course will teach you how to effectively care for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic, whilst protecting yourself and your peers. Enrol now on FutureLearn!

From  Mari-Nikol Panteva on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 2 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 38 plays 0  

All Hands on Deck: Three Epidemiology PhD Students Who Contributed to COVID-19 Research in Edinburgh

Three PhD students, a genomic epidemiologist studying Ebola virus, a molecular epidemiologist studying Polio virus, and an infectious disease modeller studying anti-microbial resistance dynamics…

From  Annette Caroline Georgia Peach on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Dissertation Festival : How to use the library remotely for your dissertation

This session aims to help you access the library resources and services you need to work on your dissertation remotely. Find out about the full range of services available to you at a distance, and…

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on March 16th, 2021 0 likes 21 plays 0