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Structural Injustice in Global Health Emergencies

In this animation, we discuss the concept of 'Structural Injustice'. We look at what it is, how it's different from other kinds of injustices, and why it's important in the…

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NIHR Global Health Research Unit on Respiratory Health (RESPIRE)

An overview of RESPIRE, created for the NIHR Directors Day in May 2019 using footage from the RESPIRE ASM in 2018. For more information on RESPIRE, visit the website:…

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NIHR RESPIRE and the FRESH AIR study - 04 April 2019

A seminar from 4 April 2019, with speakers Dhiraj Agarwal from RESPIRE and Evelyn Brakema from the FRESH AIR study. Dhiraj Agarwal provides an update on the development of spirometry predictive…

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Tackling NCDS in Bangladesh - 04 March 2019

Global Health Academy and RESPIRE Seminar: Dr Richard Smith and Dr Aliya Naheed, icddr,b Tackling NCDs and other major health problems in Bangladesh Edinburgh - 4 March 2019 *Please note* Due to a…

From  Susan Buckingham 5 Months ago 0 likes 17 views 0  

Born in a microbial cloud: gatekeepers of a healthy life. Prof Debby Bogaert

Born in a microbial cloud: gatekeepers of a healthy life. Prof Debby Bogaert Part of the College's inaugural lecture series.Recorded 12 November 2018.Abstract: It was only 350 years ago that the…

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Reflections on Global Health Academy Summer School, Uganda 2018

Online masters students who attended the Global Health Academy Summer School reflect on their time spent together in Uganda, and highlight the benefits of an interdisciplinary mindset and the…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith 9 Months ago 0 likes 110 views 0  

Global Health and Infectious Diseases online masters: Agnita Narendra - student testimonial

Agnita from India studies the online MSc in Global Health and Infectious Diseases while working, and finds that studying part-time while working perfectly complements her work in the public health…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith 9 Months ago 0 likes 90 views 0  

Global Health and Infectious Diseases online masters: Benedict Okoe Quao - student testimonial

Benedict from Ghana studies the online MSc in Global Health and Infectious Diseases to complement his medical career. Join our online community:…

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Conservation Medicine online masters: Laura Wessman - student testimonial

Laura, from Finland, lives in Kenya and studies the online MVetSci in Conservation Medicine. Join our online community: http://www.ed.ac.uk/vet/conservation-medicine

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Master of Public Health online: Ludoviko Zirimenya - student testimonial

Ludoviko from Uganda has found that studying online gave him an opportunity to be able to study at the same time while working as a medical doctor. Join our online community:…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith 10 Months ago 0 likes 94 views 0  

Global Health and Infectious Diseases online masters: Christiane Takeda - student testimonial

Christiane from Brazil is studying the online Masters in Global Health and Infectious Diseases and finds the website interface and library resources easy to use. Join our online community:…

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Global Health and Infectious Diseases online masters: Doreen Nanyunja - graduate testimonial

Doreen, a doctor from Uganda, has gone on to further study after graduating from our online Masters in Global Health and Infectious Diseases. She has found she is able to apply the research methods…

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One Health online masters: Jennifer Fearon - student testimonial

Jennifer is a vet from Ireland who is now living in Africa. Studying online is ideal for her because she has to manage both work life and family life. Join our online community:…

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Paediatric Emergency Medicine online masters: Mennatallah Hussain - student testimonial

Mennatallah works as a Paediatric Emergency Registrar in Dubai, and studies the online Msc in Paediatric Emergency Medicine whilst working. Join our online community:…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith 10 Months ago 0 likes 102 views 0