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PBLx SGUL-UNIC: A unique brand of learning, catered by Zorbas

Thursday, 10 January 2019 by Elsie Marieanne Sowah, MBBS 2021 It’s around 10:30 and you’re using every last drop of the grade school-inculcated discipline within you to ignore the pink Zorba’s box (baked goods/pastries) on top of the fridge. The last Report Back is underway and your eyes are oscillating between what’s becoming a [...]

PBLx SGUL-UNIC: A unique brand of learning, catered by Zorbas2019-01-10T10:44:47+00:00

300+ BP measurements during the Cyprus Anti-Cancer Society’s Xmas Fiesta

Thursday, 6 December 2018 by Elsie Sowah, MBBS 2021 On Saturday1 December the echo of the Cyprus Boy Scouts’ marching band reverberated throughout the lobby of the Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC) Central Office in Nicosia at around 10:05am to mark the start of the 8th Annual Christmas Fiesta hosted by the Cyprus Anti-Cancer [...]

300+ BP measurements during the Cyprus Anti-Cancer Society’s Xmas Fiesta2018-12-06T10:35:41+00:00

Life in Cyprus

Living in Cyprus can be a real joy. With 300 days of sunshine a year, beautiful beaches, delicious food and kind people, you’ll soon agree with a saying they have on the island: “It’s paradise!” Especially for students, Cyprus offers many perks, from being named the safest country in the world for young people, to [...]

Life in Cyprus2018-11-28T10:15:11+00:00

Successful Mobile Clinic Expedition to Larnaca: Movember Edition

Tuesday, 20 November 2018 by Rasha Ahmed Abdalla Taha Eid, MD 2023 On Saturday 17 November, a group of medical student volunteers participated in the mobile clinic expedition that took place in Ermou square in Larnaca. As soon as the students arrived on location, they set up their equipment in [...]

Successful Mobile Clinic Expedition to Larnaca: Movember Edition2018-11-28T11:01:24+00:00

Mobile Clinic goes to Platres village for screening of ophthalmological diseases

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 by Jennifer Lyons, MBBS 2022 Last Saturday, 10 November 2018, the Mobile Clinic in collaboration with the Pantheo Eye Center travelled to Platres to perform ophthalmology checks. The Mobile Clinic team made a first stop in Limassol, at the Pantheo Eye Center, to pick up the necessary equipment for the expedition [...]

Mobile Clinic goes to Platres village for screening of ophthalmological diseases2018-11-28T10:52:59+00:00

A UNIC Story – Sotiris Demosthenous

He studied Biology at the University of North Carolina. In 2011, the University of Nicosia established the 1st Medical School in Cyprus. Sotiris saw an opportunity to follow his dream. In 2016, he graduated from the 4-year MBBS Medical Programme, offered by UNIC in partnership with St George's, University of London. He now works as [...]

A UNIC Story – Sotiris Demosthenous2017-08-21T12:17:03+00:00

Researchers find new genes link to arthritis in bone marrow lesions

July 18, 2017   Experts have found a new group of genes in tissue around the bone marrow from patients with arthritis. Researchers have found a pattern of genes which is characteristic of osteoarthritis and may be a step towards better treatments for this condition. Pain is a major problem for people worldwide and [...]

Researchers find new genes link to arthritis in bone marrow lesions2017-07-18T12:25:26+00:00