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

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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.

Edge Hill University Medical School to offer Physician Associate courses

The new Medical School at Edge Hill University will train Physician Associates from 2019. Health Education England have commissioned the Medical School to train 30 students per annum on a two-year postgraduate programme. Along with the MBChB degree training doctors, the Physician Associate programme will run at the University’s Ormskirk Campus.

Successful stakeholder event

The Edge Hill University Medical School held a celebration and consultation event  on 20th June 2018 for the many healthcare providers and commissioners who supported its development. This network of supporters will be vital to the achievement of the School’s aim to develop a new generation of doctors who understand the needs of the local […]