Professor John Porter appointed to TIF Endowed Chair at UNIC Medical School

Monday, 10 January 2022 The University of Nicosia (UNIC) Medical School and the Thalassaemia International Federation (TIF) have recently signed an agreement for the establishment of the ‘TIF Chair in Haematology/Red Blood Cell Diseases’ at the Medical School. John Porter, Professor of Haematology and Consultant Haematologist at the University College London Hospitals (UCLH) and Head [...]

Professor John Porter appointed to TIF Endowed Chair at UNIC Medical School2022-01-10T17:14:53+02:00

The C-MOR project at the 14th European Public Health conference

The 14th European Public Health (EPH) conference took place virtually on 10-12 November 2021. This year, the conference theme was “Public health futures in a changing world”. At the conference, two faculty members of the Department of Primary Care and Population Health were invited, through a competitive peer-reviewed abstract submission and selection process, to present the [...]

The C-MOR project at the 14th European Public Health conference2021-12-14T14:40:53+02:00

Mobile Clinic launches expeditions for new academic year

Monday, 29 November 2021 Sunday, 28 November 2021 marked the restart of the Mobile Clinic expeditions following almost two years of inactivity due to COVID-19.  The first expedition took place at Yeri Municipality in the outskirts of Nicosia. Fourteen student volunteers performed blood pressure measurements and glucose tests to the local population under the [...]

Mobile Clinic launches expeditions for new academic year2021-11-30T13:05:15+02:00

PhD research projects and scholarships announced

Wednesday, 03 November 2021 The PhD programme of the Medical School announces six research projects in the fields of Neuroscience, Neuroscience and Engineering, Epidemiology, and Epidemiology and Public Health.  Full and partial scholarship schemes are available for four of these projects. For detailed information click HERE

PhD research projects and scholarships announced2021-11-04T14:47:28+02:00

University of Nicosia Advances to Top 130 Across Emerging Economies Countries

The 2022 Times Higher Education Emerging Economies Rankings rank UNIC #122, underscoring the University’s upward trajectory in the major rankings The 2022 edition of the Times Higher Education (THE) Emerging Economies Rankings rank the University of Nicosia (UNIC) number 122 among the universities in the countries or regions classified by the London Stock Exchange’s FTSE Group as “advanced emerging”, [...]

University of Nicosia Advances to Top 130 Across Emerging Economies Countries2021-11-02T12:36:54+02:00

Professor Dimitris Drikakis joined the Editorial Board of Nature Scientific Reports

Professor Dimitris Drikakis joined the Editorial Board of Nature Scientific Reports The University of Nicosia congratulates Professor Dimitris Drikakis for joining the Editorial Board of the prestigious journal Nature Scientific Reports. Nature Scientific Reports is an open access journal publishing original research from across all areas of the natural sciences, medicine, and engineering. As the sixth most-cited journal in the [...]

Professor Dimitris Drikakis joined the Editorial Board of Nature Scientific Reports2021-09-27T14:21:40+03:00

University of Nicosia Advances to Top 601-800 Universities in the World

According to Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022 The latest edition of the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, released on 2 September 2021, reaffirms the University of Nicosia’s (UNIC) global standing, ranking it among the Top 601-800 universities in the world. Correspondingly, UNIC ranks among the Top 250 universities in the European Union. The THE World University [...]

University of Nicosia Advances to Top 601-800 Universities in the World2022-01-10T11:58:01+02:00

Graduate employability record hits 99.8%

Friday, 27 August 2021 In a statement released earlier this month, the Medical School Careers & Alumni Office reported that 99.8% of Medical School graduates between 2015 and 2021 or 599 out of 600 have been offered positions at over 200 medical centres around the world for residency training, internships, and research. Medical [...]

Graduate employability record hits 99.8%2021-09-03T11:07:20+03:00

C-MOR Consortium Releases Findings on Excess Mortality from the Pandemic in 22 Countries

August 2021 Global consortium representing 27 institutions compared mortality in the previous five years to deaths between January and August 2020. They found that some countries showed excess all-cause mortality, while other nations had minimal or even decreased excess mortality. Since the earliest weeks following the emergence of SARS-CoV-2, it has been a challenge to [...]

C-MOR Consortium Releases Findings on Excess Mortality from the Pandemic in 22 Countries2021-08-27T14:23:49+03:00

Study reveals thyroid cancer in Cyprus for 0 to 19-year olds among world’s highest

19 July 2021 A new study on paediatric and adolescent thyroid cancer in Cyprus, by UNIC Medical School Professor of Paediatric Oncology/Haematology Loizos Loizou and his scientific team, is published in the latest online edition of the Elsevier journal Cancer Epidemiology.  It includes patients aged 0–19 years who were diagnosed with thyroid cancer in the [...]

Study reveals thyroid cancer in Cyprus for 0 to 19-year olds among world’s highest2021-07-23T09:25:04+03:00
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