The School of Medicine is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Peter D Donnelly as Director of the Sir James Mackenzie Institute for Early Diagnosis and Professor of Public Health Medicine. He brings with him a wealth …
31st March 2021 | news
The Arclight Project using funds from a GCRF grant have recently revamped their website – http://med.st-andrews.ac.uk/arclight/. This has coincided with release of instructional videos on the site as well as the University YouTube channel The videos demonstrate the broad diagnostic …
19th March 2021 | igh
The St Andrews Rotary Club hosted an evening of conversation and questions with Gregor Townsend MBE, Scotland Rugby Head Coach, to raise funds for the School of Medicine Arclight project.
30th October 2018 | news
Merlin Hetherington and Alex McMaster will cycle 10,000 km from Cairo to Cape Town to introduce a new revolutionary handheld solar-powered diagnostic tool to help in the fight against preventable blindness and deafness.
2nd October 2018 | news
Third year student Merlin Hetherington has been awarded the SES Gough Explorer prize for 2018.
25th May 2018 | news
The Arclight ophthamoscope and William J Williams (Honorary Research Fellow) have been recognised by the new V&A Dundee museum design champions initiative
28th February 2018 | news
Rebecca Blundell, a student on the BSc International Health at the University of Dundee, supervised by Dr Andrew Blaikie, has recently won first prize for her presentation at the Scottish Ophthalmology Club
28th February 2017 | Export
Rebecca Blundell, a University of Dundee International Health BMSc student presented her work on evaluation of the Arclight in Malawi at the International Association of Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) meeting in Durban. Rebecca attended the meeting along with her co-supervisor …
23rd January 2017 | Export
The Arclight is a revolutionary pocket-sized device which could help save the sight of millions of people around the world.
12th January 2017 | Export