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2015
Nature paper - Genetic diversity, height and cognitive skills

Dr Jim Wilson, Dr Peter Joshi, et al.'s eagerly anticipated nature paper is now published. ...

RSE Scotland Foundation: Call For RSE Scotland Foundation: Call for Funding Applications

The RSE Scotland Foundation is inviting applications for research into 'health, happiness and wellbeing'. ...

Congratulations to Devi

Congratulations to Dr Devi Sridhar, for winning the Royal Society for Public Health's annual Public Health prize. ...

Midwifery: Crafting Artisanal Care in a Risk Society

Prof Barbara Katz-Rothman. 5.15pm Tuesday 2nd June. Teviot Lecture Theatre. ...

Congratulations to Rebecca Parry, who has been awarded a Cumberland Lodge Scholarship.

The scholarship offers a unique opportunity for students from any discipline to develop skills in communication, public engagement and interdisciplinary collaboration. ...

Dr Anne Aboaja receives The Revd Dr Murray McGregor Memorial Scholarship from Gladstone's Library

The Revd Dr Murray McGregor Memorial Scholarship is awarded for those working on any aspect of Religious Studies, and was this year awarded to Anne Aboaja. ...

Migrant and Ethnic Health Research Helping to Make a Fairer, Healthier Scotland

A one-day conference on recent research about how migration and ethnic background can affect health. Thursday 24 September 2015. Glasgow. ...

ePrescribing conference "From implementation and adoption to organisational transformation and patient benefits" - Feb 2016

Join us for the final conference in the current eprescribing programme - looking forward ...

Bayesian Disease Mapping Course

Coming soon to CPHS - Bayesian Disease Mapping Course (29th June to 3rd July 2015) presented by Professor Andrew Lawson, South Carolina, USA ...

Amy Chandler shortlisted for Teaching Award

Dr Amy Chandler has had the honour of being shortlisted for this year's Kendell Award for Teaching in Medicine. ...

Article by Scott Murray and Emma Carduff used in Science Writing Competition

Why is it difficult to identify people who are caring for loved ones with serious illness? Summary written for Access to Understanding 2015 of article by Prof Scott Murray and Dr Emma Carduff ...

RSE medal for Martyn Pickersgill

The 2015 Royal Society of Edinburgh Prizewinners have been announced - and include Dr Martyn Pickersgill of CPHS. Congratulations Martyn! ...

Aziz Sheikh event at the Edinburgh Science Festival - Healthy Lunches: Allergies

Aziz Sheikh joins Margaret Kelman and Jurgen Schwarze in panel of experts at Science Festival event on Tuesday 14th April, 1300-1400. Tickets £5 ...

Richard Scott Lecture 2015

Richard Scott Lecture - Professor Ryuki Kassai - Monday 20 April - 7pm ...

Recruiting now - Academic Fellowship in General Practice

Scottish School of Primary Care (SSPC) - Academic Fellowship posts 2015-16 - now recruiting! Closing date of Friday 27 March ...

WVA/WMA GLOBAL CONFERENCE ON ONE HEALTH

"Strengthening collaboration between Physicians and Veterinarians" The World Veterinary Association and the World Medical Association in collaboration with the Spanish Medical and Veterinary associations - Global Conference on 'One Health Concept - 21st and 22nd of May in Madrid, Spain ...

Vacancy - Allergy UK Research and Development Nurse – Advanced Nurse Practitioner

An exciting opportunity to work within the Allergy and Respiratory Research Group. The role will involve the development of a novel nurse-led, primary care based allergy service. Closing Date: 31 March. ...

Visiting speaker: Dr John Gardner

'Patient-centred medical platforms and the broad clinical gaze: deep brain stimulation in paediatric neurology' 13.00-14.00, Wednesday 21 Jan, Sydney Smith Lecture Theatre ...

Visiting Speaker: Professor Klaus Lindgaard

Title: A churchyard is not very productive: desire and duty in cadaver usage in Denmark Date: Monday 26 January 2015 Time: 1.00-2.00pm Location: Sydney Smith Lecture Theatre, Doorway 1 ...

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