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Expert view on the easing of Covid-19 restrictions

Dr Andrew Lee, reader in Public Health at ScHARR, offers his expert view on the easing of restrictions and the steps we can all take to protect ourselves and those around us.

From  Hannah Ellis on July 16th, 2021 2 likes 374 plays 0  

Politics, people and protection in a post-pandemic world

In this event, chaired by Emeritus Professor Marie Kinsey, our panel of experts reflect on the impact of the past year, identify the key public health lessons that have been learnt and address how…

From  Jonathon Hooton on April 28th, 2021 0 likes 64 plays 0  

Meet our Covid Marshals

Thanks to Reuben Grocock and colleagues in the Students' Union for putting together this video to show what a typical day as a Covid Marshal looks like.

From  Hannah Ellis on April 22nd, 2021 0 likes 126 plays 0  

Meet our testing centre colleagues: Natalia Webb

Natalia Webb is a second year Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy student, here she shares her experience of working as a Sample Processor in our Covid-19 Testing Centre.

From  Hannah Ellis on April 22nd, 2021 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Meet our testing centre colleagues: Josh Mears

Josh Mears is a full-time postgraduate student, studying Environmental Change and International Development. He has been working in the Covid-19 Testing Centre since it opened in 2020.

From  Hannah Ellis on April 22nd, 2021 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Staff experiences of using our Covid-19 Testing Centre

Professor Alison Gartland, from the Department of Oncology and Metabolism, shares her experience of using our on-campus Covid-19 Testing Centre.

From  Hannah Ellis on March 24th, 2021 2 likes 242 plays 0  

Covid-19 Q&A with Dr Andrew Lee

As we welcome more students back to our campus, Dr Andrew Lee, Reader of Global Public Health in the School of Health and Related Research, and one of the academic experts advising the University…

From  Hannah Ellis on March 11th, 2021 0 likes 687 plays 1  

ScHARR Mini MasterClass in Health Research #6 - Colin Angus - Visualising the Covid-19 Pandemic

Presenter - Colin AngusAbstractCOVID-19 has changed our everyday lives in many huge and disruptive ways, including a substantial impact on mortality and illness. However, one notable byproduct of the…

From  Andy Tattersall on December 11th, 2020 0 likes 116 plays 0  

USA Webinar with Tony Ryan - December 2020

Will you join the discussion on how we can create a more sustainable future? During the webinar you'll learn how your University has developed techniques to grow plants using synthetic soils,…

From  Roisha Marsden on December 10th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

How to register for a Covid - 19 test at the Octagon testing centre (Jordan)

How to register for a Covid - 19 test at the Octagon testing centre

From  Matt Exton on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

How to register for a Covid - 19 test at the Octagon testing centre (Matt)

How to register for a Covid - 19 test at the Octagon testing centre

From  Matt Exton on December 1st, 2020 1 likes 1,821 plays 0  

Self-isolating after travelling to university from abroad

Journalism student Ines talks about her experience of self-isolating after arriving at the University of Sheffield from her home country of Portugal. We’re here to support all students who have…

From  Tommy Wilson on October 27th, 2020 1 likes 5 plays 0  

What’s face to face teaching like at The University of Sheffield | Journalism Studies

How is the University of Sheffield making sure face-to-face teaching is safe for students? Tansy talks about her experience as a student here, including information on new social distancing measures,…

From  Tommy Wilson on October 20th, 2020 0 likes 202 plays 0  

Ask our academic experts

Dr Andrew Lee, Reader of Global Public Health in the School of Health and Related Research, is one of the appointed academic experts responsible for advising the University about its response to…

From  Harry Clulow on October 1st, 2020 3 likes 1,270 plays

What to expect on campus this year

Our Covid-secure campus for students.

From  Bobby Futter on September 18th, 2020 0 likes 896 plays 0  

Returning to Campus

Discover how we've been preparing the campus for the start of term, and learn about the key safety measures we have in place.

From  Tommy Wilson on September 17th, 2020 0 likes 2,129 plays 0