History of Medicine Unit

The aim of the Unit, beyond its undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research, is to raise the profile of the History of Medicine within the whole of the School, the University and also the community at large

Our aims and objectives

The History of Medicine plays an important part in the understanding of the progress and current dilemmas facing modern biomedical science and clinical practice today


Examining the evolution of medical education in provincial England during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

Postgraduate teaching and research

Plenty of opportunities exist for postgraduate research students to undertake research based upon the Units research strengths and current projects

Also in 'History of Medicine'