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UNIC Health part of a €700k award for ground-breaking brain study infrastructure

30 November 2023 UNIC Health announces a significant achievement through the combined efforts of our Veterinary and Medical School faculty. Our successful participation in the Small Infrastructure Call of the Research Promotion Foundation has resulted in a research award of approximately €700,000. This funding will be instrumental in establishing a first of its kind [...]

UNIC Health part of a €700k award for ground-breaking brain study infrastructure2023-11-30T17:37:06+02:00

Mobile clinic and ‘Cy checkpoint’ partner for free HIV/syphilis screening in downtown Nicosia

28 November 2023 On Sunday, 26 November 2023, the Mobile Clinic joined forces with the Cy Checkpoint (Testing and Prevention Centre for HIV and Sexual Transmitted Infections by the AIDS Solidarity Movement) and offered anonymous, rapid and free HIV/syphilis screening tests at Eleftheria square, in the old centre of Nicosia. Sixteen medical student volunteers, [...]

Mobile clinic and ‘Cy checkpoint’ partner for free HIV/syphilis screening in downtown Nicosia2023-11-28T15:54:47+02:00

Medical School announces collaborative agreement with the Sorbonne University Faculty of Medicine in Paris, France

20 November 2023 The University of Nicosia Medical School has entered into a collaborative agreement with the Sorbonne University Faculty of Medicine in Paris, France. This partnership paves the way for mutual advancements through student and faculty/staff initiatives. Key features of this collaboration include: Exchange programmes for medical students to gain diverse clinical and [...]

Medical School announces collaborative agreement with the Sorbonne University Faculty of Medicine in Paris, France2024-01-30T12:53:59+02:00

Health screening at Anarita village, Paphos

17 November 2023 On Sunday, 12 November 2023, our Mobile Clinic embarked on a community outreach in the village of Anarita, located in the Paphos district. This event saw the participation of twenty volunteer medical students, who were supervised by Professor of Cardiology Joseph Moutiris. Our team successfully conducted free health screenings, including electrocardiograms, [...]

Health screening at Anarita village, Paphos2023-11-20T13:15:08+02:00

Scholarship for the PhD in Medical Sciences in the field of Sleep Science and Neuroscience for the PhD Research Project ‘PHD-2023-A1: Development of a Machine Learning-based nightmare detection method for recurrent nightmare treatment in PTSD’

The PhD in Medical Sciences: The University of Nicosia Medical School offers the degree PhD in Medical Sciences.  The degree is awarded to students who successfully complete an independent research programme that breaks new ground in the chosen field of study. The PhD programme aspires to empower students to become independent researchers, thus advancing [...]

Scholarship for the PhD in Medical Sciences in the field of Sleep Science and Neuroscience for the PhD Research Project ‘PHD-2023-A1: Development of a Machine Learning-based nightmare detection method for recurrent nightmare treatment in PTSD’2023-12-13T14:03:56+02:00

UNIC Medical and Nursing students benefit from Shriner Children’s visit in Cyprus

Friday, 10 November 2023 In the final week of October 2023, the Shriners Children’s team, including doctors, nurses, and staff, carried out their annual visit to Cyprus. The George and Thelma Paraskevaides Foundation has consistently been instrumental in enabling these visits. During their stay they assessed over 150 children, primarily from Cyprus, but also [...]

UNIC Medical and Nursing students benefit from Shriner Children’s visit in Cyprus2023-11-10T11:39:40+02:00

Renewal of Student Training Agreement between UNIC Medical School & Swedish Hospital, Chicago

Monday, 11 November 2023 We are delighted to announce that the Medical School and the Swedish Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, have renewed their Student Training Agreement. This agreement enables students from all medical programmes at UNIC Medical School to undertake their clinical years at Swedish Hospital, subject to visa requirements. The agreement was formally [...]

Renewal of Student Training Agreement between UNIC Medical School & Swedish Hospital, Chicago2023-11-14T09:06:30+02:00

Acceptance of Applications for the PhD in Medical Sciences in field of Medical Education for the PhD Research Project ‘PHD-2023-A3: Investigating students’ preparation for clinical training skills in medical undergraduate education’

The PhD in Medical Sciences: The University of Nicosia Medical School offers the degree PhD in Medical Sciences.  The degree is awarded to students who successfully complete an independent research programme that breaks new ground in the chosen field of study. The PhD programme aspires to empower students to become independent researchers, thus advancing [...]

Acceptance of Applications for the PhD in Medical Sciences in field of Medical Education for the PhD Research Project ‘PHD-2023-A3: Investigating students’ preparation for clinical training skills in medical undergraduate education’2023-12-13T14:04:08+02:00

Ormideia’s UNIC Medical Centre welcomes the mobile clinic for community care

24 October 2023 On Saturday, 21 October 2023, the Mobile Clinic visited Ormideia village, located in the  Larnaca District. Fourteen medical student volunteers  put their clinical skills into practice and provided Blood Pressure, Glucose and Body Mass Index measurements to the residents of Ormideia and the neighbouring communities. The expedition took place at the newly established UNIC Medical [...]

Ormideia’s UNIC Medical Centre welcomes the mobile clinic for community care2023-10-24T16:59:06+03:00

NEOLAiA Medicine and Health Group Meeting in Cyprus

The University of Nicosia Medical School organised a two-day event on 29 and 30 June 2023 which brought together representatives from the NEOLAiA Medicine and Health Group as well as colleagues from the Medical, Life and Health Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Schools of the University of Nicosia. During the event, participants had constructive discussions on [...]

NEOLAiA Medicine and Health Group Meeting in Cyprus2023-10-11T12:03:23+03:00

New Academic Year’s Inaugural Expedition Mobile Clinic at Kyperounda’s Apple Festival

09 October 2023 The Medical School's Mobile Clinic embarked on its inaugural expedition for the academic year at Kyperounda's Apple Festival on Sunday, 8 October 2023. The festival was organised by Kyperounda's Community Council and Youth Centre. Kyperounda is the largest mountain village in Cyprus, situated at the foot of the Papoutsas and Madaris [...]

New Academic Year’s Inaugural Expedition Mobile Clinic at Kyperounda’s Apple Festival2023-10-25T09:45:34+03:00

 University of Nicosia: #1* in Cyprus and Greece – THE World University Rankings 2024

 University of Nicosia: #1* in Cyprus and Greece – THE World University Rankings 2024 #1 in Cyprus in Research Quality and International Outlook *Alongside the University of Cyprus, the University of Crete, and the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. The latest edition of the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, released on 27 September [...]

 University of Nicosia: #1* in Cyprus and Greece – THE World University Rankings 20242023-11-22T09:10:42+02:00

Unit for Diversity Competence (UDC)  in Healthcare and Healthcare Education

15 September 2023 Following the approval by the University Senate and Council, we are pleased to announce the formation of the Unit for Diversity Competence (UDC) in Healthcare and Healthcare Education, which will operate under the UNIC Health umbrella. The mission of the UDC is to nurture an inclusive and culturally competent environment within [...]

Unit for Diversity Competence (UDC)  in Healthcare and Healthcare Education2023-10-25T09:41:28+03:00

International research consortium uncovers novel disorder of copper metabolism in Cypriot twins

August 2023 In a recent ground-breaking study published in Oxford Academic, a consortium of international researchers from esteemed institutions in the USA, UK, Israel, Cyprus, and the Netherlands identified a novel autosomal recessive disorder of copper metabolism in Cyprus. The research, focused on identical twin male infants born in Cyprus, presenting with a distinctive [...]

International research consortium uncovers novel disorder of copper metabolism in Cypriot twins2023-08-30T12:03:13+03:00

Two new books recently published by faculty members of the Medical School

09 August 2023 Professor Costas Constantinou is the author of the book “Applied Sociology of Health and Illness: A Problem-Based Learning Approach (2nd edition)” now available through Routledge. The book highlights strategies to engage students in exploring the sociology of health and illness through a problem-based learning approach. This fully revised second edition has [...]

Two new books recently published by faculty members of the Medical School2023-10-25T09:42:04+03:00

Paperback edition of ‘Oxford Textbook of O&G’ edited by Prof Arulkumaran now available

19 July 2023 In response to the high demand, particularly in Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs), the paperback version of the esteemed "Oxford Textbook of Obstetrics and Gynaecology' has been released earlier this year.  The hardcover version was first introduced  in 2020, under the stewardship of Professor Sabaratnam Arulkumaran, Foundation Chair of Obstetrics [...]

Paperback edition of ‘Oxford Textbook of O&G’ edited by Prof Arulkumaran now available2023-10-25T09:43:03+03:00

2nd University of Nicosia Medical School Student Research Conference

17 July 2023 The second University of Nicosia Medical School Student Research Conference (UNMS-SRC) took place on Saturday, 27 May 2023. It was conducted in a hybrid mode, delivering both physically and via live streaming. The UNMS-SRC was organised by the Medical School Student Society (MSSS) in collaboration with the Medical Students Research Society [...]

2nd University of Nicosia Medical School Student Research Conference2023-10-25T09:43:22+03:00

Dr Pallari’s participation in the 72nd Lindau Nobel Laureate meeting

July 2023 Post-Doctoral Research Fellow Chryso Pallari was selected via a comprehensive selection process to participate in the prestigious Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, an annual discipline-specific meeting that convenes young scientists and Nobel Laureates from around the world, to foster inspiration and mentorship. This year's meeting took place between 25 and 30 June 2023 at [...]

Dr Pallari’s participation in the 72nd Lindau Nobel Laureate meeting2024-05-09T15:57:47+03:00

Dr Charalambous’ latest neuroscience activities in Copenhagen and Cyprus

July 2023 Dr Charalambos C. Charalambous, a post-doctoral fellow in neuroscience, visited last May for a week the Department of Neuroscience at the University of Copenhagen as part of the Staff Mobility for Training programme funded by the University of Nicosia. Hosted by Dr Jens Bo Nielsen and his world-leading team in neuromotor control [...]

Dr Charalambous’ latest neuroscience activities in Copenhagen and Cyprus2023-08-07T16:54:31+03:00

UNIC ranks #1* in Cyprus and #2** in Cyprus and Greece, in the 2023 THE Young University Rankings

The 2023 Times Higher Education Young University Rankings rank UNIC among the top 101-150 universities worldwide that are 50 years old or younger The 2023 edition of the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings place the University of Nicosia (UNIC) among the top 101-150 universities worldwide for the 50 years old or younger. UNIC’s advancement [...]

UNIC ranks #1* in Cyprus and #2** in Cyprus and Greece, in the 2023 THE Young University Rankings2023-07-04T15:53:03+03:00

The Medical School holds its 9th graduation ceremony

29 June 2023 The University of Nicosia Medical School proudly celebrated its 9th Graduation Ceremony at the University’s Open Amphitheatre on Tuesday, 27 June 2023. The event was attended by the Ministers of Health and Interior, the Swiss Ambassador, the Bishop of Tamasos and Orinis, the President of the Cyprus Medical Association, and the [...]

The Medical School holds its 9th graduation ceremony2023-10-25T09:43:45+03:00

France awards highest honour to Professor Loizou

University of Nicosia Medical School Professor Loizos G. Loizou has been honoured with the “Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite” by President of France, Emmanuel Macron. This esteemed title of the Knight in the National Order of Merit of France, is of the highest honours of the French Republic. The award was presented to [...]

France awards highest honour to Professor Loizou2023-06-29T12:06:07+03:00
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