Scotland Malawi Partnership Member Awards 2019

The many threads of the School’s research and teaching activity in Malawi were represented at the Annual Scotland Malawi Partnership Member Awards event, which was held on the 5 September 2019 in Edinburgh’s City Chambers. The event was presided over …

1st October 2019 | news


Arclight Tandem Africa

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


International Society of Addiction Medicine Conference

Dr Beatrice Mwagomba, presented her PhD research work at the 19th Annual International Society of Addiction Medicine (ISAM) conference in Abu Dhabi.

16th March 2018 | news


Global health conference, “Global health in an unequal global village, how should the world respond”

Organised by the University of St Andrews African Caribbean Society (STA-ACS) and hosted by the school of Medicine’s Division of Infection and Global Health (IGH), the conference was the first in the African Lecture Series (ALS), bringing together students and …

16th March 2018 | news


Fieldwork in Mozambique

MSc Global Health Implementation student, Imogen Hawley recently returned from Mozambique where she conducted fieldwork funded by the Kozinn Trust and School of Medicine.

21st July 2017 | news


Launch of Network for Improving Quality of Care for Maternal, new born and Child Health in Lilongwe, Malawi

Dr Queen Dube, Clinical Head of Department of Paediatrics and Child Health at QECH, Blantyre and Dr Bernadette O’Hare, College of Medicine, deputy academic Head of Department attended the launch of this networking event on behalf of PACHA.

21st April 2017 | igh


Poster Prize

Jen Kuan and Barrie Lyell have recently won a prize for their poster at the Scottish Ophthalmology Club.

28th February 2017 | Export


Scottish Ophthalmology Club Prize

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


Arclight at IAPB, Durban

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


Arclight – a medical revolution

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