Biomedical Sciences

Healthy Working Lives

Biomedical Sciences is committed to inspire people to take up sport and develop active, healthy and sustainable lifestyles.


JogScotland meet at lunch time twice a week at the McEwan Hall. Additional information can be obtained in the following links

Central area JogScotland group

The University of Edinburgh Jog Scotland Group


Healthy Working Lives

The University was awarded the Healthy Working Lives Gold in 2010 and our central area site has held the Healthy Working Lives bronze award since 2004.

Further information about Healthy Working Lives


Edinburgh as a fairtrade University

The School have developed a key strategy in Sustainable Procurement and are putting our efforts into involving our building in the process.

  Hearty Squirrel Cooperative

The Biomedical Sciences Social Club has bought shares in Whitmuir Community Farm in an effort to establish Scotland’s first community farm.;

  Staff help establish community farm


Related Links:

Further information on Health and Wellbeing within the University 




Healthy working lives bronze logo
The University achieved bronze level in our Healthy Working Lives campaign in 2010