UCL Faculty of Medical Sciences



Current campaigns and activities taking place within the Faculty of Medical Sciences.
Three medics attend a patient in a hospital bed

75 Years of the NHS

We celebrated 75 years of the NHS by showcasing some of the world-leading research that has changed clinical practice for the better.

Virus cell in blue and purple

COVID-19 Commentary

See the latest commentary, analysis and opinion on COVID-19 from our expert research teams across the Faculty of Medical Sciences.

Using a pipette in one of the Cancer Institute labs

International Clinical Trials Day

We spotlight some of the studies led by UCL researchers that have been instrumental in safely testing new therapies and drugs.

Surgeons working on a patient, with one holding the surgical light

LGBTQ+ Pioneers in Surgery

Our Division of Surgery has commissioned artworks to uncover hidden LGBTQ+ histories within surgery and surgical science.

Poster for the UCL Medical Women Talking series. Featuring Professor Dame Jane Dacre

Medical Women Talking Podcast

A new series of interviews with inspiring women doctors from different specialties and backgrounds with successful careers in medicine.

Prof Jayant S Vaidya in surgery

REF 2021

The impacts of UCL Faculty of Medical Sciences research on the world were recognised in the Research Excellence Framework 2021.

Dr Susan Heavey and Dr Hayley Pye, UCL

Women and Girls in Science

To celebrate International Women's Day we're featuring some of our brilliant staff and students at the Faculty of Medical Sciences.

A pair of cancer cells in purple

World Cancer Day

UCL has one of the world's largest concentrations of cancer specialists. See some of the transformational work taking place across UCL.

Where cancer research transforms lives

UCL is taking new and different approaches to tackling cancer. We contemplate the future of cancer research, as we look for kinder and more effective therapies to target and control cancer, and to engineer better outcomes for patients. See our short video for an insight into our approach.

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