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  • Hippotherapy & Cerebral Palsy Research 14th Apr 2015

    Hippotherapy & Cerebral Palsy Research

    Can horse riding reduce the effects of spasticity in the limbs of children with cerebral palsy? Janie Giraudon, a medical student at the University of Dundee, is currently carrying out research which aims to discover if there are any positive change...

  • Professor Stephen Copeland 13th Apr 2015

    Professor Stephen Copeland

    Stephen Copeland 1946-2015 It is with a heavy heart that we have to inform you that Stephen Copeland passed away on Friday 10th April. On behalf of the academic department of Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery at the University of Dundee, I would like...

  • Sports & Biomechanical Medicine Graduates 20th Mar 2015

    Sports & Biomechanical Medicine Graduates

    This morning’s eclipse of the sun heralded good fortune upon three postgraduate students who had their Viva examinations today. All three have been studying for the MSc in Sports and Biomechanical Medicine at the Institute of Motion Analysis &...

  • TORTal Eclipse? 20th Mar 2015

    TORTal Eclipse?

    Millions of people across the country and parts of northern Europe today observed spectacular scenes as the Moon passed between the Earth and the Sun; the first such almost total solar eclipse seen in Dundee since 1999. At approximately 9:30am on 20...

  • Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia 19th Mar 2015

    Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia

    Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia: a novel training approach by a multidisciplinary team. Worldwide leading expert in Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia (UGRA), Dr Graeme McLeod, is developing a novel training approach to improve trainees a...