Welcome to the Faculty of Health and Medicine at Lancaster University

The Faculty exists to pursue outstanding biomedical, medical and social scientific research and teaching.
We hope you will choose to study or work with us.

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Research in the Faculty

We combine a unique blend of internationally acclaimed expertise as innovative approaches to health and medicine typically demand researchers with different perspectives, approaching problems from novel directions, thereby adding value to our research, teaching and real-world impact.

Latest Blog

What is the Ebola virus?

What is the Ebola virus?

Derek Gatherer, 16.06.2014

Understanding the Ebola virus is a vital area of research

Latest News

World leading research

World leading research

18.12.2014

Research at the Faculty of Health and Medicine has been ranked highly in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

Award for diabetes project

Award for diabetes project

10.12.2014

An innovative project to enable patients to manage their diabetes using technology has won a biomedicine award.

Improved treatment for cancer

Improved treatment for cancer

05.12.2014

A cream frequently used to treat common skin conditions can be used to improve dermatitis in cancer patients.

Free online course on Ebola

Free online course on Ebola

02.12.2014

Lancaster University is launching an online course on the Ebola virus in response to the largest ever outbreak of the disease.

Athena SWAN Silver Award

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