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CIO update video to all ISG staff 14th May 2021

CIO update video to all ISG staff 14th May 2021

From  Gavin McLachlan on May 14th, 2021 2 likes 143 plays 1  

PhD Horizons 2021: What now?

Careers Consultant facilitated session to help students consider how they can continue to explore career options beyond PhD Horizons.

From  Ailsa Wright on May 13th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

IAD Learning and Teaching Online Hangout - Reflections on Inclusive Curricula

A video from a recent online event discussing inclusive curricula

From  Velda McCune on May 13th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

PhD Horizons 2021: Considering something related to your academic research?

Live panel session where you can hear from PhD graduates who are still using their subject knowledge but not as academic researchers. Speakers include: Ewan Hemingway, Scientist, Canon Medical…

From  Ailsa Wright on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

MI Lunch with Professor John Harrington

John Harrington, Professor of Global Health Law, School of Law and Politics, Cardiff University, presented at our MI Lunch series in May 2017. In his presentation, Professor Harrington proposed an…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

5th Annual JK Mason Lecture with Professor Jonathan Montgomery

Professor Jonathan Montgomery, from University College London, joined us to give our annual lecture in April 2017. Prof. Montgomery's presentation examined the changing landscape of health…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

MI Interviews - Prof Barbara Prainsack

Prof Barbara Prainsack discusses her research on solidarity with Graeme Laurie of the Mason Institute. Please note: All interviews are from a personal perspective and not representing the views…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Co-producing scientific uncertainties and soft law

: Biofuels and synthetic biology at the UN Convention on Biological Diversity Abstract of the presentation No specialized body within the UN system evaluates emerging technosciences. Responding…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Mason Institute 3rd Annual Anniversary - 18th June 2015

The Mason Institute celebrated its 3rd anniversary on Thursday, 18 June 2015 at Surgeons’ Hall in Edinburgh. The theme of this year’s event was “Can We Speculate to Regenerate?…

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MI Interviews - Dr Mark Flear

Dr Mark Flear discusses his research interests and their relevance to real world issues with Gerard Porter of the Mason Institute. Please note: All interviews are from a personal perspective and…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Data Linkage in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents And Children (ALSPAC)

Presentation from the MI Lunch on 25 March 2014 on " Improving the Science and Challenging Participant Expectations: Data Linkage in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents And Children (ALSPAC)…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Francoise Baylis - Baby-making: The Harms of Commercial Contract Pregnancy

The Mason Institute welcomed Prof Francoise Baylis of Dalhousie University as this year's speaker at the Annual JK Mason Lecture. This annual series of lectures honours our namesake, Prof J…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

MI Interviews - Dr Mark Taylor

Dr Mark Taylor discusses his research interests and its relevance to real world issues with Nayha Sethi of the Mason Institute. Please note: All interviews are from a personal perspective and not…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

The Commercialisation of Tissue and Data

Presentation from the MI Lunch on "The Commercialisation of Tissue and Data" on 26 February 2015. About the Presentation While people take a relatively positive view of research use…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

The Great Medico-Legal Debate 2015: Should Scotland Legalise Assisted Suicide?

Is there a convincing case to be made for legalising assisted suicide in Scotland? In the University of Glasgow’s historic Debates Chambers, the Mason Institute hosted its second annual…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Mike Parker - Post Genomic Changes in Science and Sharing

Prof Mike Parker (Ethox Centre, Oxford) explored some of the key ethical issues arising in biomedical research over the last decade or more based on his work with the Wellcome Trust Case Control…

From  Elisabeth Barlow on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0