ECLS trial shows reduction in late-stage diagnoses of lung cancer

Lung cancer affects more than 5000 people every year in Scotland and within a year 4000 have died, usually because the diagnosis is made too late for curative treatment. Now results from the Early detection of Cancer of the Lung …

31st July 2020 | news


Ministerial Launch of ScotGEM programme

The School of Medicine was delighted to host Jeane Freeman MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, during her recent visit to launch the ScotGEM Programme.

17th October 2018 | news


Living Life in Fife: supporting healthy lifestyles

The Living Life in Fife: supporting healthy lifestyles in Scotland event was a free event aimed to share knowledge and encourage discussion and collaboration between academics, government and voluntary sector organisations, health care professionals, service users and members of the …

21st September 2018 | news


Dean of Medicine to be new Chief Scientist for Health

Professor David Crossman, currently Dean and Head of the School of Medicine, is to be the new Chief Scientist for Health with the Scottish Government.

9th October 2017 | news