Search for tag: "medicine"

MRC Award of £53M to MRC Human Genetics Unit at The University of Edinburgh

The MRC Human Genetics Unit has secured an MRC funding award for 5 years. This award comprises £53M for 17 scientific programmes, including training for 24 PhD students. Hear from Professor…

From  Jenny Durkin 2 Weeks ago 0 likes 41 views 0  

Global surgery: anatomy exhibits

Tom Gillingwater, Malcolm McCallum, Ross Jones and Victoria McCulloch showcase historical and teaching items relating to anatomy. Recorded at the global surgery event, Chancellor's Building, 1…

From  Nicholas Kelly A month ago 0 likes 22 views 0  

Global surgery event: laparoscopic simulator

Roland Partridge demonstrates the eoSurgical laparoscopic simulator. Recorded at the global surgery event, Chancellor's Building, 1 May 2018.

From  Nicholas Kelly A month ago 0 likes 17 views 0  

Tendon repair_FINAL.mp4

Julian Camilleri Brennan, president of the Surgical Society and MBChB student, demonstrates a tendon repair using strawberry sweets. Recorded at the celebration of global surgery event,…

From  Nicholas Kelly A month ago 0 likes 12 views 0  

Global surgery demo: subdural haemotoma

Neurosurgeon Lianne Harrison shows us how to remove an acute sub-dural haematoma. Recorded at the celebration of global surgery event at the Chancellor's Building, 1 May 2018.

From  Nicholas Kelly A month ago 0 likes 13 views 0  

Mending myelin: orchestrating brain repair in MS

In her inaugural lecture Professor Anna Williams discusses how studying human MS brain tissue and laboratory models of remyelination can increase our understanding of how this repair process works…

From  Peter Crooks A month ago 0 likes 202 views 0  

Wikipedia and Information Literacy - Academic Support Librarian Ruth Jenkins

Ruth Jenkins, Academic Support Librarian at the University of Edinburgh Medical School, discusses the Wikipedia research assignment on the Reproductive Biology Honours programme and her own evolving…

From  Ewan McAndrew 2 Months ago 0 likes 36 views 0  

Wikipedia in the Classroom - Eve Sealy, Senior Honours student on the Reproductive Honours programme

Wikipedia in the Classroom - Eve Sealy, Senior Honours student on the Reproductive Honours programme, was interviewed in March 2018 about her experiences researching and writing Wikipedia articles on…

From  Ewan McAndrew 2 Months ago 0 likes 9 views 0  

Inaugural lecture of Professor Neil Mabbott: Prions - ninja pathogens and immune system hijackers

Prion diseases are a unique group of brain diseases in animals and humans which cause extensive damage to nerve cells in the brain, to which there is currently no effective treatment or cure. Some…

From  Jenny Durkin 2 Months ago 0 likes 58 views 0  

Moira Whyte introductory message

An introductory video from Moira Whyte, the new Head of the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.

From  Nicholas Kelly 2 Months ago 0 likes 255 views 0  

Liver cancer: the impending epidemic

The number of people diagnosed with liver cancer in the UK is 10 times higher now than it was at the end of the 1970s. It continues to be seen as a cancer caused by alcoholism and a high risk…

From  Peter Crooks 2 Months ago 0 likes 32 views 0  

Working in partnership to support community recovery and reduce readmission risk after Intensive Care

People requiring admission to an intensive care unit following a critical illness often leave hospital with multiple health and social care needs and many, around 25%, have an unplanned hospital…

From  Duncan Paxton 3 Months ago 0 likes 34 views 0  

Edinburgh's medical and veterinary pioneers_FINAL

A short video for International Women's Day, celebrating women who have excelled in their field.

From  Nicholas Kelly 3 Months ago 0 likes 117 views 0  

CMVM honour roll 2017_FINAL

A "credit sequence" to celebrate International Women's Day. Celebrates the many awards, achievements and appointments by female colleagues during 2017.

From  Nicholas Kelly 3 Months ago 0 likes 37 views 0  

Managing and Leading Conservation Projects

For enquiries contact: conservation.medicine@ed.ac.uk

From  Brian Mather 4 Months ago 0 likes 64 views 0