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  1. 13, July, 2011 Good News Comes in Threes for Aberdeen Doctors


    For the first time in several years, the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Robert Gordon University saw three of its postgraduate research students graduate with doctorates at the same time.  

  2. 13, July, 2011 Aberdeen Student Finds Vocation in Adult Nursing


    Ana Silva Sanches Aires graduated from Robert Gordon University with a Bachelor of Nursing at 2.30pm on Tuesday 12 July.  

  3. 31, May, 2011 Physiotherapy student gets perfect pitch experience

    David MacFadyen has just completed a four week work experience split between Birmingham City Football Club and Heart of Midlothian.  

  4. 19, April, 2011 'Fat Body Slim' comes to the capital

    The University's fun and informative 'Fat Body Slim' exhibition will feature in the Edinburgh International Science Festival from Friday 15 to Sunday 17 April.  

  5. 21, March, 2011 Nursing her future: Change in career path leads to caring profession

    Adult Nursing Students

    Claire McGowan, who previously studied health sciences, has changed her career path by training as a nurse via the University's Adult Nursing Graduate Entry Route Programme.  

  6. 16, March, 2011 Universities collaborate on national healthcare conference

    Healthcare academics at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, Robert Gordon University and the School of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Aberdeen are co-ordinating a national conference this spring which will focus on patient safety.  

  7. 14, March, 2011 Bin the brogues, sling the stilettos and set your feet free!

    Sport Your Trainers

    The University and RGU:SPORT have backed a national Commonwealth Games appeal today (Monday 14 March) to raise awareness of healthy living.  

  8. 25, February, 2011 'Fat Body Slim' heads south

    A cutting-edge obesity research exhibition, led by a team of academics from the University are heading south this week to continue their UK tour.  

  9. 25, February, 2011 Expertise in demand

    Dr Arthur Stewart

    Dr Arthur Stewart, expert in body composition, from the School of Health Sciences is in high demand.  

  10. 24, February, 2011 Law Professor welcomes medical compensation proposal

    Professor Ken MacKinnon

    Professor Ken Mackinnon, Head of Law, has welcomed a Scottish Government proposal which will change the compensation process for patients who incur injuries whilst undergoing NHS treatment.  


  1. 30, July, 2014 Visit Afternoon

    Your chance in July 2014 to experience what it is like to be an undergraduate student at Robert Gordon University.  

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