MVLS Academics named Highly Cited Researchers of 2017
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 17:09:00 GMT
We are extremely pleased to announce that Professors John McMurray, Naveed Sattar, Ian Ford and Alan Crozier, and Dr Bill Mullen, all from The University of Glasgow College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences, have each been named a 2017 Highly Cited Researcher.
Cardiovascular Research Editorial Office arrives in Glasgow!
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The Cardiovascular Research editorial office is currently transitioning from KU Leuven, Belgium to its new home in Glasgow! Professor Tom Guzik takes on the role of Editor-in-Chief of the journal, starting in 2018.
Professor David Stott and Dr Terry Quinn present at the British Geriatic Society Annual Scientific Meeting.
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 21:52:00 GMT
ICAM's David Stott and Terry Quinn were invited to present in a session titled: Subclinical hypothyroidism in older people; clinical implications of the EU FP7 TRUST study
SCMH Professor Colin Berry - New Horizon 2020 EURO SHOCK study
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:16:00 GMT
New Horizon 2020 EURO SHOCK study brings hope to patients suffering from heart attack. EURO SHOCK unites the foremost European medical doctors of cardio-vascular diseases in their efforts to improve treatment for patients suffering from cardiogenic shock.
ISPOR 20TH Annual European Congress - Professor Colin Berry
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:30:00 GMT
Professor Colin Berry gave a talk at the ISPOR 20th Annual Conference in Glasgow’s SECC. Much interest in ‘real-world evidence’ to inform on value of new tests and treatments for cardiovascular health problems.
Professor Naveed Sattar talks on BBC Radio 4
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 16:32:00 GMT
SCMH Professor Naveed Sattar takes part in BBC Radio 4 'Inside Health'
Café with Heart, 8th November 2017: Cholesterol: the good, the bad and the confusing
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 14:44:00 GMT
Café with Heart returned this month with “Cholesterol: the good, the bad and the confusing” presented by Prof Chris Packard. Prof Chris Packard is an Honorary Professor of Vascular Biochemistry at the University of Glasgow and a Consultant Clinical Scientist for NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde Biochemistry.
SCMH representation at SSRN 'World Stroke Day' event
Tue, 19 Dec 2017 10:34:00 GMT
To mark World Stroke Day, the Scottish Stroke Research Network (SSRN) held an event in the New Lister Campus, Glasgow Royal Infirmary (24th Oct). Given the importance of stroke research within SCMH it was fitting that the event had substantial SCMH representation.
Christmas Quiz 2017
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:00:00 GMT
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
SCMH Professor John Petrie leads new global diabetes guidelines
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 15:03:00 GMT
Professor John Petrie, Professor of Diabetic Medicine at the School of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health, was the lead and corresponding author on the statement, which included an international team of medical and research experts.
The Lancet - Primary care-led weight management for remission of type 2 diabetes
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 14:00:00 GMT
University of Glasgow investigators (Led by Prof Mike Lean) together with Newcastle University colleagues (led by Prof Roy Taylor), reported a new trial which demonstrated nearly half of all diabetes patients within 6 years of diagnosis can experience a remission of their diabetes via significant weight loss induced by lifestyle changes carried out in primary care.
Mrs Carol Jenkins retired on December 5th!
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:08:00 GMT
Carol who has been a university employee for 40 years, retired in December 2017
Prof Touyz recognized as an Expertscape World Expert in Smooth Muscle.
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 14:35:00 BST