Growing up in an Aberdeen Tenement

Thursday, 13 January 2022


GROWING UP IN AN ABERDEEN TENEMENT IN THE 1950s HEALTH (AND OTHER) IMPLICATIONS Councillor Barney Crockett, the Lord Provost of Aberdeen An exceptionally experienced public servant...

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Marjorie's Journey

Thursday, 02 December 2021


MARJORIE’S JOURNEY: ON A MISSION OF HER OWN Professor Ailie Cleghorn Ph.D., Professor in Educational Studies, University of Concordia, Montreal, Canada Ailie was born in 1940 in Toronto, ...

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View from the Dwarf

Thursday, 18 November 2021


PRESIDENT’S MEDAL LECTURE – 2021/2022 “THE VIEW FROM THE DWARF, LOOKING BACK”  Professor James Hutchison, Professor Emeritus, Regius Chair of Surgery and Sir Harry Platt Chair ...

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Following The Data

Thursday, 04 November 2021


FOLLOWING THE DATA: A FOCUS ON THE ROLE OF ‘LOCAL’ IN HOW DATA CAN HELP TO IMPROVE HEALTH AND CARE  Professor Corri Black, Professor of Public Health, Director of Aberdeen Centre for H...

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From Suicide Prevention to Homicide Prevention

Thursday, 07 October 2021


From Suicide Prevention to Homicide Prevention:  the role of situational crime prevention Professor John Crichton, Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Chair of the Royal College of Psychiatr...

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AGM & Presidential Address

Thursday, 03 June 2021


ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING & PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS From Shadows to Artificial Intelligence - Radiology game changers in my lifetime Professor Alison Murray, Emeritus Professor of Radiology,...

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Volunteerism

Thursday, 06 May 2021


VOLUNTEERISM – A CATALYST FOR IMPROVING QUALITY OF CARE AND BUILDING THE RIGHT ACADEMIC GROUP Professor James N’Dow, Professor of Urological Surgery, University of Aberdeen & Consultant...

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McGrigor 250 Seminar

Friday, 09 April 2021


2021 is the 250th anniversary of the birth of Sir James McGrigor, founder of Aberdeen MedChi and Father of the British Army Medical Services. A “virtual seminar" was held on Friday 9 April to mar...

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Brain Health

Thursday, 01 April 2021


BRAIN HEALTH SCOTLAND: CAN WE REALISTICALLY EXPECT TO PREVENT DEMENTIA? Professor Craig Ritchie, Chair of the Psychiatry of Ageing & Director of the Centre for Dementia Prevention, Universi...

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Petrie Lecture

Wednesday, 24 March 2021


Professor Jim Petrie Annual Lecture Professor Peter Langhome, Professor of Stroke Care, University of Glasgow The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh have postponed the RCPE Conference...

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Natural Justice

Thursday, 04 March 2021


NATURAL JUSTICE AND PLACE: EXAMPLES OF HOW SOIL CAN BE USED AS INTELLIGENCE AND EVIDENCE IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM Professor Lorna Dawson CBE, Head of Forensic Soil Science, The James Hutt...

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AI in Imaging

Thursday, 04 February 2021


WILL AI REALLY CHANGE IMAGING? Professor Fiona Gilbert, Head of Department of Radiology, University of Cambridge Fiona Gilbert is Head of Department of Radiology at the University of Cambri...

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Thrombectomy in Stroke Care

Thursday, 07 January 2021


HOW WILL THROMBECTOMY CHANGE STROKE CARE IN THE NORTH EAST? Dr Mary Joan Macleod, Consultant Stroke Physician & Senior Lecturer in Clinical Pharmacology, University of Aberdeen Dr Macle...

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Medical Education in the time of Covid-19

Thursday, 03 December 2020


MEDICAL EDUCATION IN THE TIME OF COVID-19 Professor Alan Denison, Dean of Postgraduate Medicine, NHS Education for Scotland Alan Denison graduated from University of Aberdeen in 1996. Follo...

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Public Health is more than Infectious Disease

Thursday, 19 November 2020


PRESIDENT’S MEDAL LECTURE – 2020/2021 Professor Elizabeth M Russell CBE, FRSE, MD (Commend.), D.Sc, FFCM, FRCP (Glas and Edin), Emeritus Professor of Social Medicine, University of Aberdeen...

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A Night In

Thursday, 05 November 2020


A NIGHT IN - MEDICINE, EVIDENCE AND LIFE – BYOB Dr Margaret McCartney, GP, Writer & Broadcaster Dr Margaret McCartney is a GP in Glasgow, freelance writer, broadcaster, and author of ...

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Following the Data

Thursday, 01 October 2020


Cancelled - may be re-arranged FOLLOWING THE DATA: A FOCUS ON THE ROLE OF ‘LOCAL’ IN HOW DATA CAN HELP TO IMPROVE HEALTH AND CARE Professor Corri Black, Professor of Public Health, Dire...

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Presidential address

Thursday, 04 June 2020


AGM & Presidential address: "Go Home and Sit Still" Dr Bill Reith. Aberdeen   ...

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Undergraduate Electives Evening

Thursday, 14 May 2020


Joint Event with University of Aberdeen Medical Society All are welcome to hear short presentations by students who received the society's elective bursaries. On the night, the audience will de...

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Doctor's Health

Thursday, 07 May 2020


Prof Clare Gerada, Professor of General Practice, London Dr Clare Gerada has just passed her 26th year mile stone working in the same GP practice in South London. She began working there h...

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