School of Health Sciences

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Welcome

Welcome to the School of Health Sciences, an exceptional place to work and study.

The School is in the top ten in the UK for student experience and research excellence.  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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Integrated Clinical Academic Programme (ICAP) 2016-17

The Programme which runs at the University of Surrey from October 2016 – June 2017 is intended to prepare applicants to apply for a National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) award, the Masters in Research (MRes) or Clinical Doctoral Research Fellowship; Or to provide an opportunity for applicants (with an MRes or Doctorate qualification) to work in a research group (as a co-applicant or principal investigator) that submits an application for an external research funding award.

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New short course: Family Interventions for Adults

This is a short course, accredited by the AFT (Association of Family Therapy) at Foundation Level. The course consists of three, 15 credit modules and is run in partnership with Sussex Partnership NHS.

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Discover our Simulation Suite

Our Simulation Suite offers students the opportunity to develop vital clinical proficiency in a safe environment, so they are ready to take on the responsibilities of their chosen profession by the end of their programme.

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New initiative helps students understand what life with dementia is like

‘Time for Dementia’ pairs undergraduates with dementia sufferers and their carers as part of their programme.

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Discover Engineering for Health

We believe that future healthcare will be interdisciplinary, collaborative and technology-driven.

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My Surrey experience – Pooja Rabheru, BSc Paramedic Practice

"Being on placement is the most challenging and the most rewarding part of the course."

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Featured news

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Integrated Clinical Academic Programme (ICAP) 2016-17

Health Education Kent, Surrey and Sussex (HE KSS)

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Research collaboration between Surrey and UCL reveals an ‘all-clear’ cancer diagnosis can have unintended consequences

A cancer false alarm could put people off checking out cancer symptoms they develop in the future, according to a University of Surrey cancer research expert and scientists from University College London (UCL).

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A day in the life of a student paramedic

Ash Brownett, a final year Paramedic Practice student, describes a typically busy and exciting day and night on placement with South East Coast Ambulance Service.

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Who we work with

At the School of Health Sciences we have over 800 active partnerships. Our expert staff, students and alumni work with health care providers, government, corporate businesses, SMEs and the third sector to improve the delivery of health care nationally and internationally. 

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School of Health Sciences
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
University of Surrey
Guildford
GU2 7XH

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