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Celebrating 50 Years of Medicine and 30 Years of Nursing Launch Event

Catch up on the launch of our celebratory year marking 50 Years of Medicine and 30 Years of Nursing at the University of Nottingham.Hear from our live hosts Faculty Pro-Vice Chancellor Professor John…

From  Richard Kish on October 6th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Mental Health panel event Wednesday 1 July 2020

The Institute for Policy and Engagement and the Institute for Mental Health teamed up to discuss the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on our mental health and how policy makers should be…

From  Chris Sims on July 9th, 2020 0 likes 133 plays 0  

Holly Blake - mental health tips for working from home

Dr Holly Blake, Associate Professor of Behavioural Science in the School of Health Sciences, discusses how we can look after the mental health of ourselves - and colleagues - while working at home…

From  Emma Thorne on May 19th, 2020 0 likes 83 plays 0  

Track and trace - is it safe? Dr Colin Johnson discusses the new app

The public is being asked to help in the national fight against Covid-19 by downloading and using the new NHS track and trace app but is their data safe? Dr Colin Johnson in the School of Computer…

From  Digital Communications on May 14th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Paul Crawford: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Paul Crawford, Professor of Health Humanities at the School of Health Sciences, discusses the Florence Nightingale Comes Home Exhibition which marks the bicentenary of her birth.

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 283 plays 0  

Vlog: Managing your mental health at university

Rebecca talks about how to manage your mental health at university and the support offered by the University of Nottingham.

From  Tom Travis on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 217 plays 0  

What to expect as a student nurse at the University of Nottingham

Second year student Rebecca talks about her experience as a student nurse at the University of Nottingham, including useful tips on what our new students can expect!

From  Sian Leatherland on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Celebrating the contribution of our nurses #WeAreUoN

In this video we want to say how proud we are of our nurses and the contributions they continue to make to our NHS. This is a very challenging time for the NHS, the country and the world. Our nurses…

From  Tom Travis on April 8th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Consider Eating Disorders in Men

This video shares the often unheard experiences of men with eating disorders going to their GP practice to seek help.What was it like? How did it feel? Told in their own words it encourages us to…

From  Michael Timmins on February 20th, 2020 0 likes 347 plays 0  

Let's talk about tech

Children are growing up surrounded by tech, but does the law adequately protect them online? Our research is challenging lawmakers and tech companies to protect children's rights in an…

From  Carla Froggatt on February 5th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

#UnisForNottingham | For patients

Malcolm Graham received a timely liver transplant, and a new lease of life after following a diagnosis pathway developed at the University of Nottingham. Liver disease is the fifth largest killer…

From  Debs Storey on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Uni of Nottingham Student Does Movember 👨

Third year Psychology student Alex decided to do Movember this year to raise money for a charity tackling men’s health on a global scale. Here's how it went.

From  Paul Hodgson on December 10th, 2019 0 likes 101 plays 0  

Student Sporting Stories | Clubs with Fran

📽️We caught up with a few of our fantastic University of Nottingham students to find out more about how they use their Sport & Fitness membership to reach their goals! #StudentSportingStories

From  Ariel Mcdonald-Smith on December 1st, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Tom Cammack, veterinary surgeon, offers careers advice to students based on his experience

Tom Cammack, vet at the RSPCA and UoN alumnus, talks about the importance of continuing professional development, gaining experience in a number of practices, the breakdown of his work and the…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Masters of Public Health (MPH) - the international student experience

Teddy and Evans share their experience of studying public health masters courses at Nottingham, from an international student perspective.

From  Rachael Smith on September 20th, 2019 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Masters of Public Health (MPH) - the student experience

Julia and Serena share their experiences of studying public health masters courses at Nottingham.

From  Rachael Smith on September 20th, 2019 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Midwifery Offer-Holder Day

Experience midwifery at the University of Nottingham at our open days and offer-holder days. Discover more about our undergraduate course, speak to staff and current students, and have the…

From  Sian Leatherland on August 1st, 2019 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Advanced Nursing at the University of Nottingham

Hear staff and students from the School of Health Sciences discuss our Advanced Nursing course and the opportunities this postgraduate qualification provides for your professional development. Find…

From  Sian Leatherland on August 1st, 2019 0 likes 404 plays 0  

Open Days at UoN

Take a quick look at what you might expect to see and experience at our open days. Our 2019 Undergraduate Open Days will be held on:Friday 28 June Saturday 29 June Friday 13 September Saturday 14…

From  Paul Hodgson on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 72 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Gaby's story

Dr Gaby Neher is an inspiring educator, mentor and researcher. With specialist expertise in the Renaissance period of art history, Gaby's always looking for new and interesting ways to engage…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 81 plays 0  

Handling scalpel blades

This video demonstrates the safe and correct use of scalpel blades.

From  Samantha Millward on November 29th, 2018 0 likes 438 plays 0  

Surgical instruments and handling techniques

This video demonstrates the correct use of surgical instruments and safe handling techniques.

From  Samantha Millward on November 29th, 2018 0 likes 443 plays 0  

Discovery. For the world

Real world research. Real world impact. Our research knows no limits. Our discoveries change lives across the globe. Discover more about our world-changing research: nottingham.ac.uk/research

From  Sophie Moyses on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 1,325 plays 0  

Encouraging Graduate Success with a Careers Day

In partnership with the Careers and Employability Office, Louise Thomson organised a mini careers day for students of MSc. Occupational Psychology, which saw alumni return to share insights of the…

From  Joe Bell on September 24th, 2018 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Creating a New Online Learning Resource in Nursing

Moving to a fully online academic course is a massive and daunting step, but this is what academics in Nursing decided was needed. In partnership with learning technologists and her fellow academics,…

From  Joe Bell on September 19th, 2018 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Creating a Learning Object for Global Distribution

Gill Langmack's students were underperforming when it came to sepsis diagnosis, which mirrored real world trends in medical practice, both in the UK and worldwide. She embarked on creating a…

From  Joe Bell on July 26th, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Development of Online Education Program for Oncology

Targeting of radiotherapy by doctors has been identified as a significant factor in the quality radiotherapy, affecting cancer cure rates.Simon Duke, as part of a doctoral research project funded by…

From  Joe Bell on July 26th, 2018 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Social Media within Learning: Twitter and Physiotherapy

For many, social media has long been a looming shadow with teeth, but Roger Kerry was one that saw the potential early on, and has been incorporating it into his practice since 2013. Not everything…

From  Joe Bell on July 26th, 2018 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Producing a "Policy" Video

Healthcare students working toward registration in nursing, midwifery, medicine and other professions are advised to consider their professional conduct from the outset of their studies. However…

From  Joe Bell on July 26th, 2018 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Co-Designed Education Module for Student Midwives

Jo Foster set up a task and finish group to develop co-designed module content, Kirstie Coolin was the key partner for developing the digital learning aspect. Students were consulted and their…

From  Joe Bell on June 22nd, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

TTP Blog: Creating a Distance Learning Course

Diane Bowskill and Alison Mostyn were presented with the challenge of converting a campus based course for a cohort of remote learners.

From  Joe Bell on June 8th, 2018 0 likes 18 plays 0  

State of the art Dairy Centre at Sutton Bonington Campus

This video takes you behind the scenes at the University's new Dairy Centre – part of the £27.7m national Centre of Innovation in Livestock (CIEL). The Centre for Dairy Science…

From  Debs Storey on May 10th, 2018 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Bovine Musculoskeletal Examination

This video demonstrates how to perform a basic musculoskeletal examination of cattle. It includes assessing the cow during movement and under restraint using a halter or cattle crush. It emphasises…

From  Debs Storey on May 8th, 2018 0 likes 88 plays 0  

Vlog 2: Research funding - the need, opportunities, support

'Building the support needed to conduct leading research' In his second vlog, Professor John Atherton, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences,…

From  Janice Sablitzky on February 5th, 2018 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Neuroscience | work experience, projects and being an international student

Marco talks about his work placement at Eli Lilly and gives tips to other neuroscience students travelling from abroad to study at Nottingham.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Zoology | optional modules, field courses and ladybird research

Max talks about the different modules available such as the field course to the Peak District and recommends things for new zoology students to get involved in.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 89 plays 0  

Neuroscience | Australia, research and student life

Eliot talks about his year abroad working in a lab in Australia and gives advice to new neuroscience students.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Zoology | parasitology, work placements and societies

Cyan explains her third-year research project and talks about the opportunities available to zoology students.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Neuroscience | advice, work experience and city life

Charlotte gives tips for new students and shares her experience of studying neuroscience at Nottingham.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 163 plays 0  

Biochemistry | research, modules and uni life

Emily tells us what it’s like to be a biochemistry student as well as giving advice to those interested in studying at Nottingham.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 165 plays 0  

Genetics | advice, campus and celebrity snails!

Abigail tells us what she enjoys about studying genetics plus tips for applicants and new students.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 42 plays 0  

UK vet attitudes to pain and painkillers in cattle

Associate Professor Chris Hudson highlights some of the key findings from a recently published paper exploring attitudes to pain and analgesia amongst cattle vets in the UK. See the full article at…

From  Debs Storey on November 6th, 2017 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Research explained: Risk of iatrogenic damage to the sciatic nerve in dairy cattle

Associate Professor Wendela Wapenaar highlights some of the key findings from a recently published paper assessing the risk of damaging the sciatic nerve in dairy cattle after injection in the…

From  Debs Storey on November 6th, 2017 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Vlog: Let's talk about engagement

In his first-ever vlog, Professor John Atherton, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, highlights the real opportunities we all have to get involved in local…

From  Janice Sablitzky on October 25th, 2017 1 likes 487 plays 0  

Abdominal examination in ruminants

This brief video demonstrates the key points to include in a basic examination of the gastrointestinal tract in ruminants. Particularly including percussion and auscultation for a displaced…

From  Debs Storey on October 10th, 2017 0 likes 192 plays 0  

What our MSc Microbiology and Immunology students think of Nottingham

MSc Microbiology and Immunology students share their experiences of studying at Nottingham. Find out more:…

From  Georgina Barclay on October 2nd, 2017 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Why study MSc Microbiology and Immunology?

Our MSc Microbiology and Immunology is a unique course that provides equal learning in the areas of microbiology and immunology. Four students share why they chose the course and what they’ve…

From  Georgina Barclay on October 2nd, 2017 0 likes 487 plays 0  

Transforming healthcare with pioneering imaging

The University of Nottingham is the home of MRI and has an internationally leading position in biomedical imaging research. We aim to establish the University as a powerhouse for imaging in precision…

From  Debs Storey on June 19th, 2017 0 likes 459 plays 0  

Exploring new ways to feed the world

In the face of climate change we must develop new, resilient crops. Yields must also increase to feed the additional two billion people expected by 2050. Future Food addresses the challenge of…

From  Debs Storey on June 19th, 2017 0 likes 1,042 plays 0  

Victoria Jansen - MARM 2017 profile

Victoria Jansen discusses being on the MA Research Methods - Health Pathway course

From  Rebecca Weaver on May 12th, 2017 0 likes 127 plays 0  

Richard Alvey - MARM 2017 profile

Richard Alvey discusses being on the MA Research Methods - Health Pathway course

From  Rebecca Weaver on May 12th, 2017 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Alison Cowley - MARM 2017 profile

Alison Cowley discusses being on the MA Research Methods - Health Pathway course

From  Rebecca Weaver on May 12th, 2017 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Lifting instruction video - bench press

Check out our video on how to perform the perfect bench press. This video is part of a series of weight lifting technique and safety videos to educate members on some of the most common weight…

From  Charlotte Gauja on April 21st, 2017 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Jamie Waterall - Alumni (nursing) profile

Alumni student profile of Jamie Waterall

From  Rebecca Weaver on March 3rd, 2017 0 likes 374 plays 0  

Rory Staunton

BSc Sport Rehabilitation and Exercise Science

From  Rebecca Weaver on February 22nd, 2017 0 likes 148 plays 0  

Ben Lowe

BSc Sport Rehabilitation and Exercise Science

From  Rebecca Weaver on February 22nd, 2017 0 likes 156 plays 0  

Technology tackles health challenges

Innovative technologies help health services respond to huge challenges such as ageing populations and increases in chronic conditions. Find out how our cutting-edge research is being applied by…

From  Robert Ounsworth on December 15th, 2016 1 likes 149 plays 0  

Graduate Entry Nursing student profile

Gavin Hibberd-Smith, a Graduate Entry Nursing (Mental Health) student, talks about his experience on the course.

From  Phillip Rostron on December 14th, 2016 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Nursing student profile

BSc Nursing students talk about their experience on the course.

From  Phillip Rostron on December 13th, 2016 0 likes 647 plays 0  

Cattle restraint methods

This video demonstrates many different cattle restraint methods used by vets, these include: haltering using a quick release knot, using a crush, gate trapping, casting using Reuff's method,…

From  Wendela Wapenaar on October 11th, 2016 0 likes 1,083 plays 0  

Hypocalcaemia in cattle: intravenous (IV) injection practical

Learn how to use a flutter valve and inject a cow with milk fever intravenously (IV) using a simulation model. Produced by: Herd Health Group at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science (SVMS),…

From  Wendela Wapenaar on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 117 plays 0