Medical School

The main stairwell in the Cruciform Building. Formerly University College Hospital College, the building is now home to UCL's Medical School and the Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research.

Students who enter the UCL Medical School will enjoy the considerable advantages of being members of a world-class medical institution, with many opportunities for exciting specialist clinical attachments and special study components.

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Sir Michael Marmot on Desert Island Discs

During his appearance on Desert Island Discs, Professor Sir Michael Marmot (UCL Epidemiology and Public Health) discusses his research into how wealth and social status can affect lifespan and general health. Listen: BBC Radio 4 'Desert Island Discs', Read: Sunday Express

Published: Jul 6, 2014 11:50:00 AM

Insulin jabs 'may do more harm than good' for diabetes sufferers over 50

A study co-authored by Professor John Yudkin (UCL Medicine) has found that treatments to reduce blood sugar levels do more harm than good in many type 2 diabetes patients, particularly older people. Read: Daily Mail, More: Express, BBC News, New Scientist, BMJ, UCL News

Published: Jul 1, 2014 10:08:18 AM