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2014
NIHR ePrescribing Research Programme - conference

Registration is now open for the NIHR ePrescribing Research Programme’s 2014 Annual Conference. 27th October 2014 - 9.45-17.15 One Great George Street, London ...

Professor Aziz Sheikh - medical detective

On 23rd October 2014, Prof Aziz Sheikh will give a public lecture -"The Sign of Three: Progress Report on an Investigation into the Epidemic of Itch, Sneeze and Wheeze". Register for your free ticket. ...

Mixed Models of Medical Data using SAS

Emeritus Professor Robin Prescott from CPHS and Dr Helen Brown from the Roslin Institute are running a Mixed Models course 8-10 October 2014. ...

Welcome to Professor Andrew Morris

We are delighted to welcome Professor Andrew Morris to the School. Andrew has just taken up the Chair of Medicine and will be spearheading developments in medical informatics. ...

NHS Scotland Health Science Services - Epidemiology vacancy

12 month fixed term vacancy for an Epidemiologist within vaccine preventable diseases to cover maternity leave. ...

PhD studentship - eHealth

Applications are invited for a 3-year PhD studentship within the Centre for Population Health Sciences at The University of Edinburgh. The PhD studentship will begin in October 2014. ...

2nd round of ERS/EU RESPIRE 2 Postdoctoral Marie Curie Research programme to be launched soon

The 2nd RESPIRE2 round will be launched by early August 2014, with deadline: 31 October 2014. ...

3 members of CPHS welcomed to Scotland's Young Academy

Of 43 new members to the RSE Young Academy of Scotland announced this month, 3 are from CPHS. Congratulations to Devi Sridhar, Kit Yee Chan and Harish Nair. ...

MSc in Global eHealth: Online information session: Thursday, 7 August 2014, 17:00-18:00

The MSc in Global eHealth team are hosting an online information session about the programme on Thursday, 7 August 2014 from 17:00-18:00 (UK time).

Applications to start in September 2014 are now open for this exciting wholly online programme (deadline Monday, 11 August 2014).

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David Rankin CSO Post-doctoral Fellowship

David Rankin has been awarded a CSO Post-doctoral Fellowship to design, develop and undertake a feasibility study of an intervention to support parents of young children with type 1 diabetes (T1D). ...

Brief Introduction to Vaccinology: From Biology to Acceptance – a half day workshop

Developing understanding of epidemiological, biological and applied aspects of commonly used vaccines and vaccine preventable diseases (VPDs) of public health importance, this free (ticketed)half day workshop will run on 10th July, 1-5pm ...

Concepts of Epidemiology course

The popular and intensive 5-day course returns for its 10th consecutive year: 8-12 December 2014. ...

Professor Aziz Sheikh awarded OBE

Professor Aziz Sheikh, Co-director of CPHS and Director of the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research, has been awarded an OBE. ...

Rules & behaviour of global health law in NEJM

Dr Devi Sridhar has co-authored a review on global health and the law, published in the New England Journal of Medicine (1 May 2014). ...

MSc in Global eHealth

The new part-time online MSc programme in Global eHealth is now open for applications for September 2014. ...

PhD studentships available in Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research

Are you interested in a PhD in applied health service research? Is asthma a clinical area of interest?
There are currently PhD studentships available in the new Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research (hosted here at CPHS). ...

Athena SWAN bronze award

We are delighted to be part of the first clinical medical school in Scotland to receive a bronze Athena SWAN award. ...

PhD Studentship Available - ESRC/Scottish Government Co-Funded

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 7th May 2014 ...

PhD Studentship Available - Scottish eHealth Research Centre (eHERC)

The closing date for applications is: 13th May 2014 ...

New BMJ Publication:

Vitamin D and multiple health outcomes: umbrella review of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of observational studies and randomised trials ...

Field trial and intervention studies course, 4-6 Jun 2014

This course will develop understanding of design, conduct, and analysis of field trials and intervention studies. ...

Congratulations to Dr Narinder Bansal, Honorary Research Fellow

Named "Professional of the Year" at Scottish Asian Women's Awards 2014 ...

Inspiring Women - Inspiring Change Portraiture Exhibition: 8th-31st March 2014

The University is celebrating International Women's Day with an exhibition of newly commissioned photos. ...

Royal Society of Edinburgh announces 53 new Fellows

Many congratulations to Prof Sarah Cunningham-Burley ...

New Masters programme in Global eHealth now available

You may choose to study to certificate, diploma or masters level. ...

CPHS Global Health experts at world symposium on cutting preventable child deaths in Africa

3-5 March 2014, Ghana ...

Recruiting now: Academic Fellowship in General Practice

The recruitment process is being coordinated by the Scottish School of Primary Care (SSPC), managed at the University of Dundee. ...

4th Bayesian Disease Mapping course offered by CPHS: 23-27 June 2014

A suite of Bayesian Disease Mapping courses will be given by Prof Andrew Lawson of the Medical University of South Carolina. ...

PhD Studentship Available - Scottish eHealth Research Centre (eHERC)

The closing date for applications is: 9th April 2014 ...

REPORT: Kids' diet unaffected by family income fall

Changes in a family's income do not affect the healthiness of their children's diet, according to a new report. ...

Recruiting Now: Research Fellow, Later Life Working Group

Closing date 28th Feb 2014 ...

Recruiting now: Research Fellow (Telescot Research Group)

Closing date 25th Feb 2014 ...

PhD Studentship Available - Tobacco Control Research Group

Applications are sought for a new three year studentship. ...

Small lifestyle changes 'lower type 2 diabetes risk'

Trial findings published. ...

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