Faculty of Medicine and Health
Our University is gold rated for teaching by the Teaching Excellence Framework (2017)
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Welcome from the Executive Dean
Our mission as a leading biomedical and health service research campus is to deliver educational and research excellence that impacts on human health and wealth.
Our schools are consistently highly ranked, nationally and internationally, and have maintained a global reputation for academic excellence, world-class research and technology-enhanced learning. Our acclaimed strength in both teaching and research attracts the best clinicians and academics to work with us.
Equality and Inclusion
The Faculty is committed to creating an inclusive working environment for all our staff and students.
The Faculty Equality and Inclusion committee meets termly and is chaired by the Executive Dean of the Faculty, Professor Paul Stewart. The faculty committee works closely with the University Equality Policy Unit to promote the University Equality Objectives.
World top 100 University
QS World Rankings 2021
for teaching as the University of Leeds
Teaching Excellence Framework (2017)
in research income
Research and innovation
Across our four schools we undertake leading research to drive forward understanding within our fields, whilst improving the provision of care and delivering meaningful impact for our partners and collaborators. This is enabled by world-renowned research staff and state-of-the-art facilities. Our vision is to apply our research, education and practice to improve health outcomes and quality of life for individuals and societies.
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