Friday, April 20, 2012

Evidence-Based Medicine Podcasts

Oxford Itunes U Podcasts on Evidence-Based Medicine

The podcasts include talks from Prof Paul Glasziou and Sir Muir Gray, and cover topics such as "Interpreting Results - Stats in Small Doses", "Appraisal of Clinical Trials" and "Introduction to Evidence Based Medicine"

Access all the podcasts here

Thursday, April 19, 2012

New Regius Professor of Physic

 A new Regius Professor of Physic at the University of Cambridge has been approved by Her Majesty The Queen to succeed Professor Sir Patrick Sissons who will retire on 30 September 2012.

Professor Patrick Maxwell is currently Professor of Medicine and Dean of the Faculty of Medical Sciences at University College London.
He is a distinguished physician scientist, who I know is committed to maintaining the Clinical School’s international reputation for the highest quality translational clinical research"

—Sir Patrick Sissons
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read Prof Maxwell's current profile at UCL

Bank Holidays

The Medical Library will be open, with reduced hours, on all three forthcoming holidays:
  • Bank Holiday Monday: 7th May
  • Bank Holiday Monday: 4th June
  • Diamond Jubliee Holiday: Tuesday 5th June
The library will be open 9.00am till 6.00pm.