School of Medicine

Woman checking her fitness tracker

Digital technology in management of Huntington’s

6 December 2018

£16 million European collaboration aims to improve quality of life for people with neurodegenerative diseases

Genes

Discovery of the first common genetic risk factors for ADHD

27 November 2018

Important step in understanding biological underpinnings of ADHD

22q team with mum and daughter

Awareness of 22q

22 November 2018

Study expanding knowledge of genetic condition

Scientist looking through microscope

New approaches for treating psychiatric disorders

19 November 2018

Cardiff University forms new drug discovery collaboration for psychiatric disorders

Brain surgery

New brain surgery technique

12 November 2018

Pioneering surgeon introduces minimally invasive brain surgery technique to Wales

Bill Mapleson

Tributes paid to ‘giant’ of anaesthesia

8 November 2018

Professor William ‘Bill’ Mapleson dies aged 92

DRI launch event

£20m dementia research centre

25 October 2018

World-class scientists to seek therapies and cures for dementia in new £20m Cardiff research centre

Image of Cardiff University VC and Vaughan Gething at the Biobank

Cardiff University opens world-class biobank

15 October 2018

Providing a wealth of biological samples for biomedical research in Wales and beyond

Rutherford fellows and their supervisors visiting Systems Immunity Research Institute

International and Europe Office welcomes Rutherford Fellows

10 October 2018

The Rutherford Fund Strategic Partner Grants programme is funded by Universities UK, and was awarded to the Systems Immunity URI in January 2018.

Aspirin tablets

Could aspirin play role in treatment of cancer?

26 September 2018

Aspirin could play valuable role as additional treatment for cancer

Mother playing with son

Improving lives of children with brain disorders

25 September 2018

Partnership pioneers better support services

Ziad

Cardiff research boost for exiled Syrian

21 September 2018

Academic forced from homeland was based at University for the summer

Judith Hall

Phoenix Project leader invited to Duke of Cambridge event

21 September 2018

Professor Judith Hall to attend reception to highlight UK relations with Namibia

Life Sciences Quiz final 2018

Starter for 10, Welsh Schools take up the challenge!

21 September 2018

The Life Sciences Challenge is an inter-school competition for Year 10 pupils designed and delivered by PhD students, medical students, scientists and early career researchers within the School of Medicine.

Science in Health Public Lecture Series

Science in Health Public Lecture Series returns

19 September 2018

The highly successful Science in Health Public Lecture Series is now in its sixteenth year and attracts a diverse audience of interested individuals including the public, secondary school pupils and professionals.

Bangor University

Creating a medical workforce to serve communities across Wales

7 September 2018

University scheme begins to address GP shortages in North and Mid Wales

Ear examination

Oral steroids not effective for most children with glue ear

4 September 2018

Study finds no large benefits for 2-8 year old children prescribed steroids for glue ear

Megan Bone receiving her A level results with her headteacher Miss Rebecca Collins

Improving Welsh pupils' access to medical school

17 August 2018

Cardiff University scheme is giving more Welsh students the chance to study medicine

International artwork

Researchers Artwork at NHS70 exhibition

27 July 2018

A highly original three-dimensional artwork by Dr Simone Cuff illustrates the international nature of research.

graduates jumping in celebration

Cardiff celebrates first full graduates of innovative medical curriculum

16 July 2018

Cardiff’s innovative MBBCh curriculum is designed to produce graduates who understand the people of Wales and the wider world.