Train the National Tutors Training for the EmpathyInHealth Project

The University of Nicosia Medical School is participating in the project ‘Curriculum Development using VR technology to enhance empathetic communication skills in future health care professionals’ (EmpathyInHealth) which is funded by the Erasmus+ programme (KA203 Strategic Partnerships for higher education). The main aim of EmpathyInHealth is to create  a curriculum for empathetic skills development [...]

Train the National Tutors Training for the EmpathyInHealth Project2022-06-20T15:47:51+03:00

University of Nicosia Medical School Student Research Conference

The Medical School Student Society (MSSS) of the University of Nicosia Medical School in collaboration with the Medical Students Research Society (MSRS), and faculty and administrative staff of the School organised the first University of Nicosia Medical School Student Research Conference. The Conference took place on Saturday May 28, 2022 and was conducted in [...]

University of Nicosia Medical School Student Research Conference2022-06-14T17:02:09+03:00

1st Learning Activity for the Erasmus+ Project EmpathyInHealth

3 June 2022 The University of Nicosia Medical School is participating in the project ‘Curriculum Development using VR technology to enhance empathetic communication skills in future health care professionals’ (EmpathyInHealth) which is funded by the Erasmus+ programme (KA203 Strategic Partnerships for higher education). The main aim of EmpathyInHealth is to develop a curriculum for empathetic [...]

1st Learning Activity for the Erasmus+ Project EmpathyInHealth2022-06-08T14:13:24+03:00

Medical School Faculty receive grant from the Alzheimer’s Association

Does the administration of probiotics to patients with mild Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) reduce neuroinflammation, improve cognitive functioning and positively affect neurophysiological measures? The Alzheimer’s Association has recently awarded Dr Nicoletta Nicolaou an Alzheimer's Association Research Grant – New to the Field to study the effect of probiotics in patients with mild AD. The [...]

Medical School Faculty receive grant from the Alzheimer’s Association2022-04-19T10:18:40+03:00

Piloting of Curriculum Work Area 3 for the Erasmus+ Project EmpathyInHealth

22 March 2022 The University of Nicosia Medical School is participating in the project ‘Curriculum Development using VR technology to enhance empathetic communication skills in future health care professionals’ (EmpathyInHealth) which is funded by the Erasmus+ programme (KA203 Strategic Partnerships for higher education). The main aim of EmpathyInHealth is to develop a curriculum for [...]

Piloting of Curriculum Work Area 3 for the Erasmus+ Project EmpathyInHealth2022-03-23T15:43:54+02:00

C-MOR data used by ABC Australia for a 2-year COVID anniversary article

ABC News, one of the leading news media in Australia, recently published an article titled ‘Life. Death. COVID-19’ to mark two years since the first reported COVID-19 death in the country. While acknowledging that thousands of Australians have already lost their lives to COVID-19, the article presents a balanced debate on how much death [...]

C-MOR data used by ABC Australia for a 2-year COVID anniversary article2022-03-23T10:11:56+02:00

Piloting of Curriculum Work Area 2 for the Erasmus+ Project EmpathyInHealth

26 February 2022 The University of Nicosia Medical School is participating in the project ‘Curriculum Development using VR technology to enhance empathetic communication skills in future health care professionals’ (EmpathyInHealth) which is funded by the Erasmus+ programme (KA203 Strategic Partnerships for higher education). The main aim of EmpathyInHealth is to develop a curriculum for empathetic [...]

Piloting of Curriculum Work Area 2 for the Erasmus+ Project EmpathyInHealth2022-03-09T16:37:23+02:00

Piloting of Curriculum Work Area 1 for the Erasmus+ Project EmpathyInHealth

5 February 2022 The University of Nicosia Medical School is participating in the project ‘Curriculum Development using VR technology to enhance empathetic communication skills in future health care professionals’ (EmpathyInHealth) which is funded by the Erasmus+ programme (KA203 Strategic Partnerships for higher education). The main aim of EmpathyInHealth is to develop a curriculum for empathetic [...]

Piloting of Curriculum Work Area 1 for the Erasmus+ Project EmpathyInHealth2022-02-21T12:42:56+02:00

The complexity of Vitamin B12 diseases untangled

January 2022 A recent article in the journal Nature Communications offers insights into the complexity of vitamin B12, or cobalamin, diseases while revealing potential therapeutic avenues for the patients suffering from this family of disease. The authors of the article, including Medical School’s Assistant Professor in Developmental Biology and Genetics Dr Annita Achilleos, studied [...]

The complexity of Vitamin B12 diseases untangled2022-02-21T12:46:51+02:00

Deep brain electrophysiology in freely moving sheep

January 2022 A newly published article in Current Biology demonstrates that sheep can be a powerful animal model for brain function that can bridge the translational gap between rodents and primates. One of the authors of the article, Senior Research Associate in Neuroscience at the UNIC Medical School, Dr Nikolas Perentos [...]

Deep brain electrophysiology in freely moving sheep2022-02-03T12:09:07+02:00
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