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First UK University Global Health Research League Table published today reveals that only a few top institutions commit a substantial proportion of their research budgets to global health issues

First UK University Global Health Research League Table published today reveals that only a few top institutions commit a substantial proportion of their research budgets to global health issues Oxford University, London School of Hygiene and Tropical ...READ MORE

2015 is a big year- but who will seize its opportunities?

2015 is a big year. This cannot be overstated. There are a whole host of conference taking place across the world over the next 12 months and all of them holding huge significance in paving pathways and roadmaps to progress in a whole host of various ...READ MORE

What positions and roles are available for election at SGA?

At our Spring General Assembly (SGA), our electorate votes on a number of applications for positions and roles to be forfilled to serve the Medsin network for the following year. The deadline for applying for of these positions is 23.59 on Saturday 14st ...READ MORE

What is a motion?

So, what document is top of the list when it comes to “rules we must follow.” This does have an impact as there are documents where it is appropriate to change certain things and others where it aint. Each of these documents will be expanded upon in ...READ MORE

Calling all aspiring advocates on sexual and reproductive health!

Are you passionate about maternal, sexual and reproductive health and rights? Would you like training, networking opportunities and a full scholarship to the Women Deliver 2016 Conference in Copenhagen?   Then get applying to the Women ...READ MORE

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Call For Trustees

Posted by Owen Thomas

Wed, 28 Jan 2015

   An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the board of this unique student-led global health charity.  About Medsin-UK   Medsin-UK is a student-led charity which works to realise “a fair and just world in which equality in health is a reality for all”.  The charity heads a network of thirty-two local branches and national working ...READ MORE

First UK University Global Health Research League Table published today reveals that only a few top institutions commit a substantial proportion of their research budgets to global health issues

Posted by Joseph McArthur

Wed, 21 Jan 2015

First UK University Global Health Research League Table published today reveals that only a few top institutions commit a substantial proportion of their research budgets to global health issues Oxford University, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Imperial College London, University College London and University of Liverpool top the ...READ MORE

2015 is a big year- but who will seize its opportunities?

Posted by Nathan Cantley

Sun, 18 Jan 2015

2015 is a big year. This cannot be overstated. There are a whole host of conference taking place across the world over the next 12 months and all of them holding huge significance in paving pathways and roadmaps to progress in a whole host of various different areas within International Development. Here is a summary of just a couple of them: - March- World ...READ MORE

What positions and roles are available for election at SGA?

Posted by Owen Thomas

Sun, 18 Jan 2015

At our Spring General Assembly (SGA), our electorate votes on a number of applications for positions and roles to be forfilled to serve the Medsin network for the following year. The deadline for applying for of these positions is 23.59 on Saturday 14st March. This blog contains: 1.      How to apply for a role 2.      National theme coordinator role ...READ MORE

What is a motion?

Posted by Owen Thomas

Sun, 18 Jan 2015

So, what document is top of the list when it comes to “rules we must follow.” This does have an impact as there are documents where it is appropriate to change certain things and others where it aint. Each of these documents will be expanded upon in subsequent chapters. It should be noted that ANY medsin member is allowed to propose changes to ANY of the ...READ MORE

Calling all aspiring advocates on sexual and reproductive health!

Posted by Medsin Aberdeen

Sat, 17 Jan 2015

Are you passionate about maternal, sexual and reproductive health and rights? Would you like training, networking opportunities and a full scholarship to the Women Deliver 2016 Conference in Copenhagen?   Then get applying to the Women Deliver Young Leaders Programme!   This fantastic opportunity aims to equip youth advocates by ...READ MORE

Become part of Crossing Borders\' National Committee

Posted by Jamie Scuffell

Sat, 10 Jan 2015

Hello everyone, Crossing Borders is a Medsin affiliate which focuses on the health of refugees, asylum seekers and undocumented migrants. We aim to bring together all those UK students with an interest in the health of migrants to improve their situation, through education, advocacy and action. Although we're quite a small group, we're looking for an enthusiastic team of students ...READ MORE

International Internships and Essay Competitions

Posted by Medsin Aberdeen

Mon, 15 Dec 2014

Some amazing Internship Opportunities and a Essay Competition with great rewards...read on to find out more!  If you've any questions, just ask us at international@medsin.org. Love, your Medsin International Team x   1. Internships at WHO Regional Office for Europe in Copenhagen   Application deadline: December 20th 2014, ...READ MORE

Medsin South East Training Weekend

Posted by Sophie Hughes

Fri, 12 Dec 2014

                With the buzz from Newcastle still wearing off, the weekend after National Conference we had some Medsin South East regional training. Our Sunday morning kicked off by getting to grips with the basics of running a campaign, thinking about why some are more successful than others and ensuring we all understood terms such advocacy, lobbying ...READ MORE

Generation Nutrition - Join Action Against Hunger

Posted by Gemma Bowsher

Sun, 7 Dec 2014

Join Action Against Hunger's new campaign Generation Nutrition which urges world leaders to make ending child deaths from acute malnutrition a global priority.  The Sustainable Development Goals are on the horizon - we now have a once in a life-time opportunity to get world leaders to unanimously agree to tackle acute malnutrition over the ...READ MORE

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