School of Medicine

Our goal is to provide an outstanding education in an inclusive learning environment. Integral to our academic culture is the commitment to teaching programmes that are research-informed and research programmes that have impact on health and well-being. We believe in supporting students and staff and to achieve our core purpose which is to transform lives, both locally and globally.

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Undergraduate and postgraduate Medicine at Dundee
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Our high quality research and training environment for more than 500 scientists and clinicians
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Medical education

For over forty years, our renowned Centre for Medical Education (CME) has been shaping the way medicine and other allied professions are taught
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Our scientists are at the forefront of understanding the molecular pathology of human disease, with leadership bridging the interface of basic science and clinical medicine
Commercialisation and impact in Medicine at Dundee

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

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We are proud of, and value the diversity of, our staff and student community. We are committed to providing an environment which is inclusive and provides equality of opportunity for all staff and students, in line with the University’s Equality, Diversity and Inclusion policies

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion


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Press Release

The University of Dundee’s MEMO Research unit has been awarded £500,000 as part of an international effort to ensure protein drugs such as insulin and monoclonal antibodies work as effectively as possible.

Published on 17 June 2021

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Press Release

A University of Dundee researcher currently leading a major UK-wide study monitoring all Covid-19 vaccines approved for use in the country has received a prestigious award in recognition of his stellar academic career.

Published on 10 June 2021

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Lesley Peebles, Co-Director of the Clinical Research Centre (CRC), will be retiring after an amazing 39-year career in nursing of which 32 years were spent at the University of Dundee School of Medicine

Published on 8 June 2021



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