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Health and Medicine

A unique blend of biomedical, medical, and social science expertise.

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Medicine and Surgery

Top in the north west for students’ overall satisfaction with their medicine degree (National Student Survey 2018).

MBChB Medicine and Surgery


We pride ourselves on the real-world impact of our research and its practical applications for human and societal benefit, including ageing and palliative care, infectious disease, and mental health.


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We believe advances in healthcare are achieved through strong mutually beneficial partnerships, working with external organisations to support research, innovation and professional development in health and medicine.

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Lancaster Health Hub

Research collaboration and healthcare innovation.

Lancaster Health Hub


The Faculty of Health and Medicine's multidisciplinary research and teaching operates across three divisions, delivering high quality teaching and research with national and international impact.

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