UCL Medical School News

UCLMS Seminar: The intercalated BSc - Dr Melvyn Jones - 10th March

Mar 05, 2014 11:24AM

The intercalated BSc - why do medical schools offer them and what do they achieve?


Provost’s Public Engagement Awards

Feb 12, 2014 14:23PM

Winner: Engager of the year (researcher/academic grade 8 and above) Dr Jayne Kavanagh, UCL Medical School


Jane Dacre holds first MRCP PACES in Myanmar

Jan 08, 2014 10:49AM

This November, Professor Jane Dacre led the very first PACES for MRCP (Member of the Royal College of Physicians) in Myanmar. This was successfully held in New Yangon General Hospital, one of the teaching hospitals of the University of Medicine, Yangon.


UCLMS Social Media Policy

Nov 01, 2013 17:10PM

Social media has become a powerful part of the web in recent years and has changed the way we communicate and collaborate online.  Many organisations, such as the GMC and the BMA, politicians and medical journals are actively using social media and discussions of various aspects of the professional lives of doctors are increasingly seen on Facebook, Twitter and blogs.


Obituary: Dr Daniel Brudney

Oct 02, 2013 09:08AM

We are very sad to report the death of Dr Daniel Brudney in a car crash on Friday 13 September.



UCL supports the teaching and research of the UCL Medical School by providing excellent library facilities on all sites where undergraduate teaching takes place. Textbooks and periodicals are located at the Cruciform and Science libraries on the Bloomsbury campus, the Medical Library at the Royal Free Hospital and the Archway Healthcare Library at the Whittington Hospital. Videos and computer-aided learning facilities are also available. There are also specialist medical libraries at our postgraduate institutes as well as other relevant collections in central London.

Access to the library catalogues as well as a wide range of databases, electronic textbooks and electronic journals is available through the library's website. Information on using all library resources and services is also provided here and available as printed guides in the libraries. Library staff will also be happy to help with any enquiry.

The British Library is close to the Bloomsbury campus

Virtual Views

The Bloomsbury campus hosts the Cruciform Teaching Facilities Unit (CTFU), a purpose built cluster, a medical science library, a suite of seminar rooms, and two lecture theatres. The CTFU is a multi-functional teaching resource, capable of holding more than 375 students; It primarily consists of five teaching laboratories on two floors of the Cruciform Building and a further laboratory in the Medical Science Building. The facilities were designed to cater for the MBBS curriculum and Life Sciences undergraduate classes.

Follow the links below for a view of these teaching spaces

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