Former PhD student Dr Aleksandra Sobota published her first paper from her dissertation!

Aleksandra published her first paper from her dissertation at BMC Cancer (open access): https://bmccancer.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12885-018-4766-y The paper examined the determinants of fertility issues experienced by young women diagnosed with breast or gynaecological cancer and it’s a cross-cultural study with data from Poland and UK. Check it out!

We were presenting our work on creating a link between @jogscotland and primary care at #ScotPARC!

We were delighted that we were able to tell the audience about our ongoing work on creating a link between @jogscotland (Scotland’s recreational running network) and primary care in Edinburgh yesterday. SPARC 2018  had a packed programme (http://www.sparc.education.ed.ac.uk/programme/) and it is one of the highlights of the year for those… Continue reading

Local parkrun research having an impact: First Timers initiative

Those who know me are well aware that not only I love parkrun but I’m also involved in Cancer Research UK funded research on parkrun. Our local research team is amazing and they have already started implementing findings coming from our project. This is their first initiative: http://www.fifetoday.co.uk/what-s-on/leisure-time/st-andrews-parkrun-rolls-out-red-carpet-for-first-timers-1-3825345 So, if you’re… Continue reading