New iPads to help medical students learn anytime, anywhere
Medical students in the clinical stage of their degree, years three to five, at PUPSMD are being offered an enhanced assessment and learning experience thanks to the introduction of 240 new iPads.
Additional training places in Torbay for University of Plymouth medical students
Plymouth University news: Following the announcement of extra medical school places across the country, more University of Plymouth medical student placements are to be made available at Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust
Global health projects
Global health research projects
Members of the Global Health Initiative
Professor Mary Watkins to become Peer in the House of Lords
Plymouth University news: Professor Mary Watkins, formerly Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Plymouth University and currently on the Board of Governors, has been made a member of the House of Lords.
Virtual dissection table a first for Plymouth medical and dental schools
Plymouth University news: Resembling a large tablet, the state-of-the-art virtual dissection table will be used in the teaching of medical, dental and physician associate students.
Medical school gets seal of approval
Plymouth University news: A General Medical Council (GMC) report, taken from interviews with staff and students, states that "the quality of medical education was found to be high"
Health and medicine
The Plymouth University Campaign, Shaping The Future, is a major fundraising initiative. Health and medicine is one of six themes that unite our fundraising projects.