PhD student continues cardiovascular research with new BHF-funded Research Fellow project

Amy Dorward, a PhD student at the University of St Andrew’s School of Medicine, has begun a research fellow post at the University, a 3-year project grant funded by the British Heart Foundation. Amy, whose ambition is to have a …

6th July 2021 | cmed


St Andrews study suggests zinc could be key to new diabetes treatments

Researchers at the University of St Andrews say a greater understanding of how zinc is handled in our body could lead to improved treatments for people with diabetes. The team of scientists, funded by the British Heart Foundation (BHF), have …

1st March 2021 | cmed


BHF Scotland – Annual Reception

Gavin Robertson recently attended the British Heart Foundation Scotland’s Annual Reception held in the Scottish Parliament Building.

15th February 2019 | news


Zinc-net meeting

The Metal Ions in Medicine team recently attended the 2019 Zinc-net meeting in Cambridge, UK.

25th January 2019 | news


Heart Matters

Could fat in your bloodstream cause blood clots?

30th October 2018 | news


Dundee Science Festival – Air Street

Amy Dorward recently took part in the Dundee Science Festival where she volunteered at the British Heart Foundation’s “Air Street”.

11th October 2018 | news


BHF Parliamentary reception

3rd year PhD student Gavin Robertson was invited to attend a British Heart Foundation Parliamentary reception held at Westminster.

24th November 2017 | news


BHF at the Dundee Science Festival

Our British Heart Foundation funded students Gavin Robertson, Amy Dorward and Amelie Sobczak took part in the 2017 Dundee Science festival hosted by the BHF.

10th November 2017 | news


European Society of Cardiology Basic Science Summer School in Nice

Amélie Sobczak, PhD student with Dr Alan Stewart, recently attended the Basic Science Summer School in Nice organised by the European Society of Cardiology.

8th August 2017 | news


BHF and MSPs visit

On the 24th March three local MSPs, together with representatives from the British Heart Foundation were in St Andrews to hear about the cutting-edge cardiovascular research being carried out in the School of Medicine.

24th March 2017 | news