Nine students took the inaugural Globalization and Health Module of the Global Health Implementation MSc. Part of the requirement for this largely student centred module was to produce a fact sheet related to the impact of transportation on health in terms of globalization in the broadest sense.
The SCSN Annual Conference will take place at the University of St Andrews on 3rd and 4th May 2017.
Researchers from Malawi College of Medicine and the University of St Andrews met in Lilongwe to discuss and share the initial findings of the ‘Global Early Adolescent Study’ (www.geastudy.org) with the Ministry of Health and development partners.
Dr Alan Stewart visited the Fight for Sight headquarters in London on the 2nd August to update the charity on his recently funded project grant.
Allan Burns has signalled his intention to step down as Chairman of NHS Fife, a position he has held for three years.
The School of Medicine has been placed 2nd in the 2016 NSS student satisfaction league table for the 34 UK medical schools.
Dr Andrew Blaikie recently attended the Royal College of Ophthalmologists Congress and presented a poster on the new register for childhood blindness.
Henry Rae has organised a series of Technician Visits in the University of St Andrews.
Dr Devesh Dhasmana, NRS Career Researcher and Respiratory Consultant, NHS Fife, was fortunate to be able to present interim work on studies in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) at the recent International Respiratory Meeting held in the USA.