Our schools

UNSW Medicine building

UNSW Medicine & Health aims to promote the health of individuals and communities through world-class education, research and clinical excellence. Our five schools seek to inspire the next generation of scholars and leaders who will positively impact the future of people and society. 

“Our diverse backgrounds and connection to local and global communities translate into world-class degrees and programs recognised for their meaningful impact on patients around the world.”

Professor Vlado Perkovic, Dean of UNSW Medicine & Health

School of Biomedical Sciences

The School of Biomedical Sciences is one of the biggest schools within UNSW Medicine & Health. We aim to advance biomedical and health research and translate these discoveries into benefits for society. Our multidisciplinary research areas include anatomy, exercise physiology, pathology, pharmacology and physiology.

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School of Clinical Medicine

The School of Clinical Medicine strives to inspire and cultivate physician scholars and leaders who will positively impact the health of people and communities in Australia and across the world.

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School of Health Sciences

The School of Health Sciences is a leading provider of health education and applied research. Our Lifestyle Clinic is a centre of excellence providing physical activity, lifestyle and health programs for the prevention and management of chronic disease, injury and disability.

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School of Optometry & Vision Science

The school aims to advance vision and eye health in society through world-class, innovative, multidisciplinary education and research. Our programs offer a blend of innovative teaching and clinical practice, supported by world renowned academics and internationally recognised research. 

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School of Population Health

The School of Population Health aims to improve the healthcare of individuals and populations in a rapidly changing environment. Through collaborative, interdisciplinary research, educational programs and innovative technologies, we're enhancing public health and health services.

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