NHS leader who shares Edge Hill’s passion for improving people’s life chances joins Medical School

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An NHS leader who is passionate about raising ambitions and equal opportunities for young people to pursue a career in healthcare has been appointed an Honorary Professor for Edge Hill University.

Edge Hill community rises to the challenges of an academic year like no other

Overwhelming support demonstrated by inspirational students, staff, alumni and partners in response to the global pandemic is celebrated in Edge Hill University’s new Annual Review.

Edge Hill University appoints new Medical School Head to shape a new generation of doctors

Qualifying in medicine in 1984, Professor Hardy was medical director of one of England’s most successful NHS hospitals for much of the past 10 years and is now looking forward to shaping undergraduate medical education at Edge Hill University.

University partners hospital to see if fully immersive experiences can improve the training of those delivering lifesaving operations

Ground breaking research is underway at Edge Hill University’s Medical School to see if training medical professionals in a fully immersive, mixed reality environment can improve their ability to deliver lifesaving operations.