Previous events: Community Open Day 2014

The St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and St George's, University of London annual Community Open Day took place on Saturday 15 November from 10.30am to 4pm.

Filled with fun, interactive activities for children and adults alike, the event was an enjoyable and informative day for the whole family.

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St George’s comes second in national job prospects survey

A national survey into the chances of finding graduate-level employment after leaving university has placed St George’s, University of London, second in the UK.

The figures from the Complete University Guide show the proportion of graduates who are in in professional posts or postgraduates study six months after leaving university.

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Spotlight on Science: Living with Type 1 Diabetes

St George's, University of London is home to world leaders in diabetes research and we invited the public in to meet them on Monday 20 October 2014 as part of our Spotlight on Science series aimed at illuminating research that affects our everyday lives.

Our researchers were joined by people who have dealt with Type 1 Diabetes all of their lives and understand the struggle patients experience. Guests were given tips and tricks on how to stay active and healthy as well as the opportunity to get an insight into new treatment developments for Type 1 Diabetes.

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St George’s rises into the Top 200 best universities in the world

October 2 2014For the first time St George’s, University of London, has been ranked as one of the top 200 universities in the world in a new authoritative survey by the Times Higher Education magazine.

In the World University Rankings 2014-2015, St George’s has been placed at 196th globally. Last year the University was placed in the 201- 225 bracket without an individual placing. It focuses on truly global institutions with both influence in leading research and outstanding teaching.

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Alumni authors - Lucy Mathen

St George’s alumni are more than just great healthcare professionals, many have gone on to be successful contributors to the publishing world too.

A runaway goat – curing blindness in forgotten IndiaBy Lucy Mathen (MBBS 1994)About the book:Lucy Mathen’s enjoyable account of her journey: from successful journalist, to doctor, to founder of Second Sight- the charity that cures the blind in India where no one else will.