The BIG STEM Event

The BIG STEM conference took place in Dynamic earth on the 17th, 18th and 19th of July.  Henry Rae (Medicine) and Alina loth (Public Engagement) were speakers.  The BIG Event is a three day get-together every summer to share skills …

24th July 2019 | news


On Saturday 8th June the School of Medicine was well represented at SoapBoxScience in Edinburgh with Dr Silvia Paracchini as one of the speakers.  Dr Paracchini discussed handedness with shoppers and tourists along the Royal Mile in the pouring rain.  …

10th June 2019 | news

Academics go Wild!

On the afternoon of Friday 10th of May Henry Rae (Environmental Facilitator, School of Medicine), Alina Loth (Public Engagement), Claire Lacey and Eilidh Siegal (School of Biology) delivered an Academics go Wild session at Edinburgh Zoo.  Claire and Eilidh delivered …

16th May 2019 | news

Cell Block Science

Henry Rae and Calum McAndrew delivered medical sessions about osteology of prosthetic joints and dynamic lung function as part of the Cell Block Science Project.

2nd May 2019 | news

Science Discovery Day

Staff from the School of Medicine delivered sessions on balance, respiration and prosthetic joints at the Science Discovery Day Event.

11th March 2019 | news

Cafe Scientifique

Dr Silvia Paracchini recently discussed her research at the Café Scientifique group in Pitlochry.

15th February 2019 | news

CPR & AED training with St Leonards pupils

On Wednesday the 30th of January, Dr Panna Muqit, Henry Rae and ScotGEM student Philip McKee delivered CPR and AED training to a Year 3 junior class at St Leonards School as part of their class project on creating safe …

5th February 2019 | news

First Chances Project

Pupils from Fife High Schools recently visited St Andrews as part of the First Chances Project.

7th December 2018 | news

Public Engagement Award

Henry Rae won the University’s Public Engagement Individual Achievement Award on Friday the 26th of October. There was stiff competition from throughout the university including the School of Medicine. Ruth Bowness was also awarded a silver badge for her contributions …

1st November 2018 | news

Royal Zoological Society

HRH The Princess Royal recently visited Edinburgh Zoo to help launch the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland's vision for the future of conservation education.

30th October 2018 | news