Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

By working collaboratively across the faculty’s research themes, our talented researchers are able to push boundaries in their fields and innovation within, and beyond, the research community. Since 1907, the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene has been dedicated to improving tropical medicine and global health. You will have access to the Knowledge Centre, the Cairns Library and the Radcliffe Science Library. The Knowledge Centre on the Old Road Campus provides a wide range of papers and electronic resources in international health. The Cairns Library at the John Radcliffe Hospital, in addition to providing a wider range of journals, books and electronic resources also provides dedicated courses in evidence-based practice, search skills and learning support materials for library users. Students on the course are expected to become engaged members of their cohort by actively participating in all classroom sessions, group work activities and cohort exercises.

RSTMH journals see impact factors increase RSTMH is delighted to announce increases to the impact factors for both of our journals. Our 2022 Annual Meeting will bring together members, Fellows and supporters from around the world to share knowledge and encourage new collaborations. The theme of this year’s Annual Meeting is ‘Topical issues in malaria and in resistance’.

About the faculty

Describe the experiences you have had tackling health challenges in resource-limited contexts and how you expect the MSc in International Health and Tropical Medicine may help you in your efforts. Your statement will help the department determine your suitability for the course. Full instructions and a link to the standard CV creation form are provided on the Medical Sciences Division website. The instructions page contains links to example clinical and non-clinical CVs, with details of what to include and suggested answer formats. All students enrolled on the MSc will be provided with a laptop and specialised software for the duration of the course and will receive membership of the Oxford Union.

  • We take insights from bedside to bench and back again, resulting in real world impact and better patient outcomes.
  • If your degree is not from the UK or another country specified above, visit our International Qualifications page for guidance on the qualifications and grades that would usually be considered to meet the University’s minimum entry requirements.
  • Where possible your academic supervisor will not change for the duration of your course.
  • We are active in a wide range of research areas in the health, education, medicine and social care fields and aim to make a real difference to people’s lives.

Where a specific overall percentage is required in the UK qualification, the international equivalency will be higher than that stated below. Apply for funding to coordinate and address tractable challenges in rare diseases and achieve a step change in the mechanistic understanding, diagnosis and therapy of rare diseases. The Medicine, Health and Life Sciences Faculty Office proactively encourages engagement in the University’s Green Impact Scheme to reduce our environmental impact by encouraging, rewarding and celebrating practical environmental actions and improvements. NICE has today published final draft guidance which recommends icosapent ethyl for reducing the risk of cardiovascular events such as heart attacks and strokes in adults who have raised levels of a type of blood fat called triglycerides.

NHS services

Students from backgrounds that are traditionally underrepresented at university are not always aware of the breadth of support opportunities available to them. Offering books and journals on prognosis, treatment, prevention and the cause of diseases related to blood. Exploring patient care before, after and during surgery, our Anesthesiology books and controversiasmexico.org journals cover topics from obstetric and surgical anesthesia, to pain management and critical care medicine. There is an application processing fee for this programme of £90 for online applications and £115 for paper applications. In addition, students will be required to pay for their travel costs to teaching, work placements or project locations.

Public events at the Faculty of Health and Medicine

UCL is one of the world’s very best universities, consistently placed in the global top 20 in a wide range of world rankings. The UCL Division of Surgery & Interventional Science is part of one of the most prestigious medical schools in Europe, with a team of nearly 400 people, from surgeons and oncologists to clinical trials specialists and researchers. The MSc programme in Sports Medicine, Exercise & Health is based at the Institute of Sport Exercise and Health , an International Olympic Committee Injury Prevention Research Centre and one of world’s leading institutes for sports and exercise medicine. Cross-disciplinary knowledge spanning public health including epidemiology; health policy and management; social sciences and medicine. You will learn through a combination of formal lectures, hands-on practical sessions, small group seminars, exercise lab sessions, and clinics where your contribution through discussion is a vital part of the learning process. Your teaching faculty are all highly experienced doctors and physiotherapists working in NHS and elite sports and exercise medicine settings and your lecturers are national and international experts in their own fields.

With origins dating back to 1828, the faculty has a long-standing tradition of excellence in clinical education and research, alongside social engagement and accountability projects. The Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Science has a vibrant research community which attracts prestigious research funding and exciting PhD students. Recent major research funding awarded to the faculty includesBritish Heart Foundation,UKRI,HDRUK,ADRN,MRCandSmart Expertisevia Welsh Government. If you want to join us to study why not join our next in person Undergraduate Open Day and explore the course options open to you. It is undoubtedly the best way to get to know us; experience our beach front campus, meet the teaching team, and speak to our current students. Our community of students, researchers and partners draw on and benefit from the expertise of our international researchers and educators, building on our excellent real world research impact.