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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 1 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 10 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 Estrada on September 20th, 2019 0 likes 3 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 Estrada on September 20th, 2019 0 likes 1 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 5 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 118 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 43 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 39 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 74 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 110 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 680 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 7 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 5 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 46 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 3 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 9 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 16 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 51 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 46 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 25 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 53 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 79 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 13 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 136 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 148 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 30 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 13 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 15 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 486 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 127 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 293 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 369 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 1,035 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 108 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 75 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 47 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 19 plays 0  

Jamie Waterall - Alumni (nursing) profile

Alumni student profile of Jamie Waterall

From  Rebecca Weaver on March 3rd, 2017 0 likes 331 plays 0  

Rory Staunton

BSc Sport Rehabilitation and Exercise Science

From  Rebecca Weaver on February 22nd, 2017 0 likes 132 plays 0  

Ben Lowe

BSc Sport Rehabilitation and Exercise Science

From  Rebecca Weaver on February 22nd, 2017 0 likes 132 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 98 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 49 plays 0  

Nursing student profile

BSc Nursing students talk about their experience on the course.

From  Phillip Rostron on December 13th, 2016 0 likes 581 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 811 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 94 plays 0  

Farm vet skills training at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science; Year 1, Wk2, Oct 2016

Learn how we train our students in their practical skills right from the start of the course. This week we teach how to use a flutter valve and inject a cow with milk fever intravenously (IV) using a…

From  Wendela Wapenaar on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 57 plays 0  

MSc Sport and Exercise medicine

This MSc will provide you with the knowledge and skills to manage sports injuries and illness and to explore the relationship between physical activity and health. The MSc Sports and Exercise…

From  Digital Communications on September 29th, 2016 0 likes 1,160 plays 0  

MSc Applied Sport and Exercise Medicine

This new MSc offers students from a non-clinical background the opportunity to study sports and exercise medicine. As an MSc student, you will study a series of core modules in sports and exercise…

From  Digital Communications on September 29th, 2016 0 likes 549 plays 0  

Postgraduate Taught health sciences

A short video from the students of various postgraduate taught health science students discussing their courses, lifestyle and thoughts about their courses while studying at The University of…

From  Digital Communications on June 29th, 2016 0 likes 835 plays 0  

Theologians in Conversation; Living Within Limits

Philip Goodchild, the Professor of Religion and Philosophy, explores the notion that human beings have to come to terms with living within limits if they are to live well. Only when we confront our…

From  Simon Barnett on June 16th, 2016 0 likes 2 plays 0  

UNNC Student Society: Peekaboo

Peekaboo, a psychological organisation, aimed at organising fun activities to explore the inner mind and soul at The University of Nottingham's Ningbo, China Campus.

From  Annie Li on June 7th, 2016 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Book your place on our 2019 Open days

Our University wide Open days take place on: Friday 28 and Saturday 29 June and Friday 13 and Saturday 14 September. Book now to visit us! http://goo.gl/XSYWmj To watch a video about making the…

From  Debs Storey on May 5th, 2016 0 likes 4,666 plays 0  

LawSoc Puppy Room 2016

Puppies descended on University Park as our Law Society organised a puppy room to calm students’ pre-exam nerves. As part of their Wellness Week promoting mental health, the society invited…

From  Paul Hodgson on April 27th, 2016 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Active Trail - free fitness for everyone

The Active Trail is a 1.7 mile trail featuring five fitness stations which offer small group training facilities for people of all abilities on University Park campus. Designed especially for…

From  Debs Storey on April 1st, 2016 0 likes 845 plays 0  

Installing the Active Trail

The Active Trail is a 1.7 mile trail featuring five fitness stations which offer small group training facilities for people of all abilities on University Park campus. Designed especially for…

From  Debs Storey on April 1st, 2016 0 likes 10 plays 0