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How data science skills enhances health and social care roles

Watch this video to gain an overview of what data science is, how it comes together with health and social care and what you will learn by choosing to study an MSc Data Science for Health and Social…

From  Prema Howard on July 15th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

May 2021 Open Day - MSc Epidemiology

This part-time epidemiology programme will set the foundation for understanding and improving population health. It underpins medical research, investigates the causes of disease, and evaluates…

From  Prema Howard on June 22nd, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

EGS - Epidemiology

Equine Grass Sickness (EGS) Prof. Bruce McGorum Subtitles corrected

From  Louise Connelly on June 15th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays

Meet the MPH part-time team

Watch a short video overview of the MPH part-time team. Each team member introduces themselves and talks briefly about how you as a student might work with them during your time on the programme.…

From  Prema Howard on June 11th, 2021 0 likes 135 plays 0  

UK-APASI in Mathematical Sciences: Alberto d'Onofrio

Subtitles will be added soon. Alberto d'Onofrio Behavioral Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases: its recent past and its future

From  Liam Holligan on March 16th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Research During a Pandemic - The ISARIC study

Dr Annemarie Docherty, Wellcome fellow and Consultant in Critical Care discusses the ISARIC study. This observational study has recruited approximately two thirds of patients of all ages admitted to…

From  Josephine Merrifield on October 30th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Moray House Online Conversations - Mark Woolhouse, Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Mark Woolhouse, Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology presents some data around the current Covid-19 situation to senior leaders from the South East Scotland Improvement Collaborative.

From  Thomas Lawson on June 23rd, 2020 1 likes 2,699 plays 0  

Lukas Engelmann on biomedical evidence, digital bio markers, and visualising epidemics

Lukas Englemann is Chancellors Fellow in History and Sociology of Biomedicine at the University of Edinburgh.

From  James Stewart on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Resilience and Depression: the STRADL project

What makes people resilient to depression? Depression is a very common psychiatric disorder but also one of the least studied. Past research tried to pin down the reasons that led people to…

From  Rebecca Devon on April 12th, 2018 0 likes 117 plays 0  

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Infectious diseases - Part 1

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Katherine Yee on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 62 plays

Critical Thinking in Global Challenges - Infectious diseases - Part 2

This project was created by the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Katherine Yee on August 3rd, 2017 0 likes 46 plays

Dr Mike Gillies & Mr Ewen Harrison: The effect of day of the week on short- and long-term mortality for emergency general surgery.

The effect of day of the week on short- and long-term mortality for emergency general surgery: a population based cohort study. The effect of day of the week on outcome after surgery is the subject…

From  Duncan Paxton on April 11th, 2017 0 likes 105 plays 0  

Losing our minds: Can we stop our brains from ageing?

Wednesday 7th December 2016Join Dr Susan Shenkin Dr Iva Čukic to learn about our recent research on the causes of cognitive ageing, its effects on people’s lives, and whether there’s…

From  Jillian Hosie on March 14th, 2017 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Dr Mike Gillies: large epidemiological study

Researchers from Departments of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Surgery at the University of Edinburgh undertook a large epidemiological study looking at data from all patients having emergency…

From  Duncan Paxton on January 24th, 2017 0 likes 170 plays 0  

Cross sectional study - calculating measure of association

How to calculate the prevalence ratio, a measure of association between disease occurrence and risk factor, for cross sectional study data.

From  Ian Handel on December 2nd, 2016 0 likes 263 plays 0  

Cohort studies - calculating measure of association

How to calculate the relative risk, measure of association between disease occurrence and risk factor, from cohort study data.

From  Ian Handel on December 2nd, 2016 0 likes 172 plays 0