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The Okavango River Moves Slowly

Posted on 28 August 2019 by Judith Hall

Phoenix Multidisciplinary Acute Care in Rundu The Okavango river moves slowly. Near Rundu it forms the border between Namibia and Angola. A leisurely boat trip at dusk shows you kids playing football and herding cows in Angola to the north, farms, scrub-land and hotels in Namibia to the south and, if you’re lucky, the occasional
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The Bill Mapleson Centre Courses for Clinicians and Businesses

Posted on 16 February 2018 by Chris Juniper

The Bill Mapleson Centre is a Centre for Clinical Education for all clinicians: nurses, ODPs, GPs, anaesthetists, doctors and dentists. We have a wide range of high value CPD courses and we’re keeping our costs low and affordable.   We also do great clinical practice introduction and update courses for our colleagues working in clinical
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Transforming Children’s Lives: in Zambia

Posted on 28 June 2017 by Chris Juniper

Blog Post Author: Professor Judith Hall Making a difference, its said such a lot. Our own lives are short and we have limited opportunities to do that ‘making a difference’ thing. We have our own struggles for our own families, but truly in Western Europe, we are better off than most any other place in the world. To
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learnR and Phoenix

Posted on 20 June 2017 by Chris Juniper

Blog Post Author: Mark Kelson, Senior Lecturer in Data Science As I write this I am on the long journey back to the UK from Namibia, exhausted but satisfied. Last weekend Dave Gillespie, Paul Brennan and I traveled to Windhoek to lead the delivery of a 3-day introductory course on R and it went very well (though
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