Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences comprises four schools, all working together under a 'One Health' vision, to provide interdisciplinary research and teaching in human and animal health.

Our schools

School of Biosciences and Medicine

We aim to optimise human and animal health for the benefit of society, in the face of global challenges such as ageing populations, disease burden, food security and climate change.

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School of Health Sciences

Our aspirational education and research supports us to deliver the most dynamic, effective and caring healthcare professionals from a school that places innovation, research and passion at the heart of everything we do.

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School of Psychology

The research we do, the interventions we develop, and the teaching and training we deliver are intended to provide maximum benefit to individuals and societies.

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School of Veterinary Medicine

We are creating a vet school that is different. Whilst embracing the traditional values of professionalism, scientific curiosity and clinical excellence, we are also developing a school with broad horizons.

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  • Conferences

5th International Scientific Conference - 'One Health: Zoonoses - emerging threats'

  • Tuesday 27 Jun. 2017

  • Thursday 29 Jun. 2017

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Our news

Press release

University of Surrey academic recognised for excellence in teaching

Dr Naomi Winstone from the University of Surrey has been awarded a prestigious National Teaching Fellowship Award from the Higher Education Academy (HEA).

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Dr Rachel Simmonds receives prestigious Wellcome Trust Investigator Award

The University of Surrey is delighted to announce that Dr Rachel Simmonds, Lecturer in Immunopathogenesis from the School of Biosciences and Medicine, has received a highly prestigious Investigator Award in Science from the Wellcome Trust for her research on the neglected tropical disease, Buruli ulcer. These highly competitive awards provide substantial funding for innovative scientists with an excellent track record who prove they can drive advances in their field. 

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Study reveals high levels of vitamin D inadequacy in UK adolescents

A study, published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, has shown high levels of vitamin D inadequacy in UK adolescents, and – for the first time – identified the intake needed by adolescents in order to maintain adequate serum vitamin D levels during the winter time.

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