International Women’s Day Event: ‘Women and the Pandemic’
Earlier this year, the histology team at The Kennedy Institute were thrilled to receive an enquiry like no other. We are used to processing and sectioning a wide variety of tissues for Oxford university researchers as well as other British and European institutions; however, we never expected to deal with chicken breast and beef steak from Sainsburys!
The WiDS Oxford network officially launched with an online speaker event featuring three researchers using cutting-edge data science to solve real-world problems
Earlier this year, when the world was somewhat uncertain, a few nurses within NDORMS received a calling. The Oxford Vaccine Group (OVG) were looking for help with a Covid Vaccine Trial. Six NDORMS nurses stepped up to join the fight against coronavirus.
On 24 November a new group for women in data science will launch at Oxford with its inaugural event. Josie Eade speaks to Sara Khalid, the WiDS Oxford ambassador and Maria Sanchez, WiDS Oxford advisor to hear about their journey to data science, their inspiration for forming the new group, and hopes for the future of women in data science.
21 October 2020
Congratulations to SITU's Teya Agnese who has been awarded the Oxfordshire Apprentice of the Year and Intermediate Apprentice of the Year in the Oxfordshire Apprenticeship Awards 2020! Teya shares her experience of the awards.
Despite not yet being open, a new children’s orthopaedic hospital in Zimbabwe has turned tailor to use surplus theatre drapes to provide PPE protection to neighbouring doctors treating COVID patients.