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Media & Communications Research Spotlight - Dr George Karekwaivanane

George Karekwaivanan's research focuses on digital cultures in authoritarian contexts. Find out how George's research can benefit from comparative work enabled by the Media &…

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Near Future Teaching Launch Event: 26 May 2019

A short video documenting the launch event for the final report emerging from the Near Future Teaching project. The event brought together a really diverse grouping of students, staff and friends…

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Media & Communications Research Spotlight - Dr Ita Jansen

Ita Jansen's research focuses on indigenous film and community filmmaking. Find out how an interdisciplinary approach and the Media & Communications cluster can benefit her research.Media…

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Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe

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Prof. Agustin Fuentes - Who are we_ Belief, evolution, and our place in the world

Prof. Agustin Fuentes - Who are we_ Belief, evolution, and our place in the world

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Know your enemy: unlocking the secrets of the tumour genome

Charlie Gourley: Nicola Murray Centre for Ovarian Cancer Research & Colin Semple: Institute of Genetics and Molecular MedicineIt has long been known that as cancer cells grow and evolve they…

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Graduates from the MSc Physical Activity For Health explain how this programme has shaped them

Graduates from the MSc Physical Activity for Health share their favourite parts of studying at the University of Edinburgh and how this programme has influenced them towards their career aspirations.…

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Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

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Prof Chris Dibben Can Anonymous data exist in an era of massive information availability? Data Controversies 2019

Prof Chris Dibben, Director of the Longitudinal Studies Centre Scotland. Director of the Administrative Data Liaison Service. Can Anonymous data exist in an era of massive information availability?

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Internet of Things Ethics and Governance - Data Controversies 2019

Introducing the work of the University of Edinburgh Ethic and Governance ACtion Group on Internet of Things, including a case on the Library Occupancy Monitoring Dr James Stewart, Science Technology…

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Introducing Participatory Design

This video introduces some key concepts of participatory design, and considers some of the benefits and possible challenges of including stakeholders and users in a design process. Copyright…

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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…

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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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Daniel, Neuroimaging for Research online student

Hear from Daniel, a clinical neurosurgeon with an interest in neuroimaging. He completed the Edinburgh Imaging Academy, Neuroimaging for Research MSc in 2018 & has successfully used our programme…

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Research Forum Series | Professor Wray Vamplew critically examines the relationship between sport and alcohol

Research Forum Series Professor Wray Vamplew critically examines the relationship between sport and alcohol Physical Activity for Health Research Centre 6th December 2018

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