Edge Hill University is training physician associates, recruiting graduates who are looking to undertake medical training to work under the supervision of doctors as part of a multidisciplinary team. Physician associates carry out tasks such as taking medical histories, examining patients, diagnosing illness and planning and managing treatment.
Our postgraduate professional development portfolio in Medicine also includes an MMed Medicine which offers a range of specialist pathways for experienced, qualified doctors who are registered with the General Medical Council. In addition to this, there is a PGCert Medical Leadership programme which is available as a target award or as part of a dedicated Medical Leadership and Management pathway on MSc Leadership Development.
Evidence meeting the General Medical Council’s criteria for the clinical and educational supervision of postgraduate trainees while also gaining accreditation with Health Education England North West as a Clinical or Educational Supervisor.
|Course Name||Qualification||UCAS Code|
|Advanced Cardiothoracic Care||PGCert||Apply Direct|
|Advanced Fertility Practice||MSc||Apply Direct|
|Clinical Education||MA||Apply Direct|
|Leadership Development||MSc||Apply Direct|
|Medical Leadership||PGCert||Apply Direct|
|Physician Associate Studies||MSc||Apply Direct|
|Simulation and Clinical Learning||PGCert||Apply Direct|
|Teaching and Learning in Clinical Practice||PGCert||Apply Direct|
|Workplace-based Postgraduate Medical Education||PGCert||Apply Direct|
The Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine is one of the leading providers of education and training for health and social care professionals in the North West of England.
Offering some of the best facilities for health, social care and medicine students in the country, the outstanding teaching and learning resources include leading edge clinical skills facilities, an 860-seat lecture theatre, and a variety of teaching rooms and social learning spaces.
The clinical skills and simulated learning facilities offer a variety of simulated environments from home, through primary and emergency care, to secondary care and beyond, enabling you to undertake practical scenarios in realistic settings.
Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine 360 Virtual Tour
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Open Days and Virtual Events
Our virtual open day pages offer the chance to discover everything that Edge Hill University has to offer and find out more about any subjects of interest, including medicine, through a series of online activities.
You can view exclusive video content, including pre-recorded presentations about the University and our courses, take a virtual tour of the campus, and find out more about student life, accommodation and student support.
Chat Online with our Postgraduate Recruitment Manager
If you’re interested in postgraduate study at Edge Hill University, you can chat online with Rachael Buckley, our Postgraduate Recruitment Manager.
Rachael will be online every Wednesday between 10am and 2pm to answer any questions you might have about our postgraduate courses, entry criteria or how to apply.
You are also welcome to get in touch with us via live chat at any other time, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, when our Course Enquiries team will be happy to assist you.