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New kidneys for old: a challenge for surgery and tissue engineering

Lorna Marson, Transplant Surgery & MRC Centre for Inflammation Research, Jamie Davies, Discovery Brain Sciences 5000 patients are currently waiting for a kidney transplant in the UK. Although we…

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DE seminar: Professor Shaaron Ainsworth - What (And Why) Can We Learn By Drawing?

Digital Education seminar series 25th January 2019 www.de.ed.ac.uk Abstract In recent years, we have seen an increasing interest in drawing as a way to support learning across the curriculum, for…

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MSc Physical Activity for Health

Programme Co-Director, Dr Ailsa Niven, introduces the Masters in Physical Activity for Health, a degree designed to address the pandemic and global public health issue of physical inactivity. Drawing…

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Bernadette, Imaging online student

Hear from Bernadette, Director of Medical Imaging with a focus on prostate cancer research. She completed the Edinburgh Imaging Academy, Imaging Certificate in 2017 & has successfully used our…

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The University Listening Project

“The University Listening Project” is part of the What’s the University for? series, which Edinburgh University Chaplaincy has been running since 2012. We promote courageous and…

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Functional Neurological Disorder (FND) - an introduction

An introductory film about the diagnosis and treatment of FND completed in December 2018 by the Dutch film company iTZiT productions, with grateful thanks for funding by Spohr Innovations. The…

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Inventing Medical Devices: The Hypodermic Needle That Can See

Fiona Denison, MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, Marc Desmulliez, Heriot-Watt UniversityA major challenge in therapy is to ensure that drugs are precisely delivered to the right place in the body.…

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It’s a Dogslife – using the web to understand dogs’ health over their lifetime

It’s a Dogslife – using the web to understand dogs’ health over their lifetimeDylan Clements, Carys Pugh, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary StudiesA quarter of UK households own…

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Mental Health and Wellbeing Week: Lorraine Close

Clinical Skills Facilitator Lorraine Close on how to deal with the stresses of everyday life.

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