School of Biomedical and Healthcare Sciences

Welcome to our school

Neil Avent, Professor of Molecular Diagnostics and Transfusion Medicine discusses, alongside current staff and students, the benefits of studying with us.

Watch our welcome video.

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Nutrition, Exercise and Health graduate - Nils Swindell

Recently graduated Nutrition, Exercise and Health student Nils Swindell talks about his course and his placement monitoring runners in the Dragon's Back Race.
View the Nutrition, Exercise and Health course site


Learn about our varied research topics within the Biomedical Research Group, which include:

Non-invasive pre-natal testing, new targets for cancer treatment, understanding macrophages, combating sepsis and self-disseminating vaccines.

Discover more about the Biomedical Research Group

Schwartz Rounds

Plymouth University are running Schwartz Rounds throughout 2017/18.  These act as a forum for staff and students from all health and social care professions to come together to discuss the emotional care aspects of their work and training.

View our detailed information, dates and contact details