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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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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Ebola: update yourself

Posted on 12 October 2014 by Judith Hall

Here’s my podcast from BBC Radio Wales Sunday Supplement programme (start at 24 min): Ebola discussion starts at 24 min We must invest in Ebola and stop it in our tracks. Support Doctors without Borders with a donation: http://www.msf.org.uk/make-a-donation News and information at: UNFPA update WHO Latest UN Hope of Ebola Containment And from Cardiff
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Paul Crompton wins Schmidt Award

Posted on 1 May 2014 by Jeff Clark

Our great friend and collaborator Paul Crompton has just heard that he had won the Schmidt award.   This is the highest award of the BioCommunications Association in the USA.  A tremendous achievement.  Through his pictures, Paul is a wonderful, insightful communicator and an inspiration to us all: www.bca.org/honors The full set of his latest Zambia
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CUReS: Research Opportunities for Medical Students

Posted on 12 March 2014 by Jeff Clark

By Robert Lundin Cardiff University Research Society (CUReS) is a student led society within the School of Medicine, which aims to improve research opportunities for medical students in Cardiff and provide them with the inspiration and information pertinent to pursuit of careers in academic medicine. Every year we work closely with supervisors to release a
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Cardiff Women in Science Seminar

Posted on 25 February 2014 by Jeff Clark

Interdisciplinary Research: Practicalities, Pitfalls and Positive Outcomes Seminar & Networking  26/02/2014, 14:00 – 16:00  Hadyn Ellis Building This Wednesday the Cardiff Women in Science Network (@CWIS_Network) is running a seminar and networking event on Interdisciplinary Research.  The focus of the talks will be on the practicalities of getting projects off the ground, finding the right
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