Dorothy Miller bursary presentations: Sharing experiences in Malawi

The three students who were awarded Dorothy Miller Bursaries this year, Sofia Garcia Agudo, Sarah Alvi and Sarah Eshkour, gave great presentations about their experiences in Malawi this summer to an audience of interested second year students and members of …

7th October 2019 | igh


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


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


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


Visit to Malawi

A team from St Andrews Medical School were recently visiting the College of Medicine in Malawi as part of a Scottish Government Development Project.

30th January 2017 | news


Teenclub in Malawi

Staff in the Medical School raised £140 at Christmas for the Teenclub in Malawi.

30th January 2017 | news


Summer Project Presentation

Third year medical students Jen Kuan and Barrie Lyell recently presented the results of their summer project from Malawi at the East of Scotland Postgraduate Teaching session at Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline.

20th December 2016 | Export


Arclight: a pocket ophthalmoscope for the 21st century

Dr Andrew Blaikie and colleagues discuss the Arclight ophthalmoscope in the Christmas Edition of the BMJ.

15th December 2016 | Export