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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…

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Fish immune cells lend clues to spinal cord repair

Scientists have found the immune system plays a key role in helping zebrafish nerve cells to regenerate after injury. The findings offer clues for developing treatments that could one day help people…

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Edinburgh Medical Debate. Genome Screening: A Pandora's Box?

Edinburgh Medical School and the Medical Students Council hosted the third in the series of the Edinburgh Medical Debates, entitled "Genome Screening: A Pandora’s Box?" Recorded 14…

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Inaugural lecture: This is your life - hormones matter

Professor Rebecca Reynolds is Professor of Metabolic Medicine at the University of Edinburgh. Her research focuses on understanding the mechanisms underpinning the link between a baby’s growth…

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Edinburgh Medical School graduates celebrate

Graduates from Edinburgh Medical School talk about their time studying medicine.

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Life at Edinburgh Medical School: Brian Hogan

Fifth year student Brian Hogan tells us about life at Edinburgh Medical School.

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Life at Edinburgh Medical School: Robert Kay

Second year student Robert Kay discusses his experience of life as a medical student.

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Mental health: the student experience

The University of Edinburgh’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Week runs from 13-17 November. We spoke to six Edinburgh Medical School students about the pressures they are under, the demands of…

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David McLauchlan_Mental Health and Wellbeing Week

Running from 13-17 November 2017, the University of Edinburgh's Mental Health and Wellbeing Week features events and activities to improve your wellbeing, as well as the opportunity to talk…

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Lorraine Close_Mental Health and Wellbeing Week

Lorraine Close, Clinical Skills Facilitator, Personal Tutor and yoga teacher, draws on her experience supporting medical students and gives some valuable advice on how to deal with the pressures of…

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Research in a nutshell - Professor Karen Chapman

Glucocorticoid actionIn this video Karen describes how her group focus on 2 aspects of glucocorticoid action – the role of glucocorticoid metabolism in modulating access of steroid to receptor…

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CVS Symposium, Tuesday 20th July 2017, Keynote lecture: Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD “Evolving Scientific Approaches to the Promotion of Cardiovascular Health”

CVS Symposium, Tuesday 20th July 2017 Keynote Lecture: KW Donald Memorial Lecture Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD: Physician-in-Chief, Mount Sinai Hospital in NY, USA; Director, Mount Sinai Heart in NY,…

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Epilepsy: is the genetic revolution friend or foe?

Wednesday 15th March 2017In this lecture Dr Richard FM Chin and Professor Cathy Abbott explore how rapid advances in the field of genetics has changed our understanding of the cause(s) of epilepsy…

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Losing our minds: Can we stop our brains from ageing?

Wednesday 7th December 2016Join Dr Susan Shenkin Dr Iva Čukic to learn about our recent research on the causes of cognitive ageing, its effects on people’s lives, and whether there’s…

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Inflammatory bowel disease - bench to bedside

Wednesday 16th November 2016 Join us to hear Professor Jack Satsangi, and Dr Elaine Nimmo, Centre talk about the latest research that is leading to new understanding of the ways in which our genes…

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