Medical and Dental Education at UHMBT
UHMBT has a keen interest and involvement with Medical and Dental Education at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels.
The department provides clinical leadership and administrative support for Postgraduate and Undergraduate Medical Education activity taking place within the Trust and works in partnership with Lancaster Medical School, North Western Deanery and Health Education North West.
There is a strong medical educational governance structure throughout the Trust, led by the Medical Director, and supported by dedicated clinical staff focused on delivering and supporting quality education and training.
The Medical and Dental Education Department is located within the (Education Centres) along with the Clinical Skills Departments and Library and Knowledge Services. Our Education Centres provide a multi-disciplinary facility for education and training within the Trust.
Each of our hospitals offers excellent educational and clinical experience for medical students and trainees. They are modern, well equipped and friendly places to work and the clinical staff have a keen interest in the teaching and welfare of all our learners.
Postgraduate Dental Education
We host Postgraduate Dental Students from the University of Central Lancashire who are undertaking the MSc Oral Surgery Course. Each student attends four oral surgery sessions at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary in order to develop surgical skills for dental practice. The sessions are overseen by Mrs Ameeta Joshi, Consultant Maxillo Facial Surgeon.
Undergraduate Medical and Dental Education
Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education
Please contact us for further information:
Lancaster Royal Infirmary Education Centre: 01524 516013
Furness General Hospital Education Centre: 01229 491292