The Faculty of Health Sciences is known for world-leading health sciences education and research. We offer bold, innovative programs in six allied health professions at undergraduate and graduate entry level, as well as a general health sciences degree. Our research ranks ‘well above world class' (Excellence in Research for Australia level 5) and we rank 33rd in the world for health (T.H.E. World University Rankings 2015/16). We have several research centres focused on improving health outcomes in specialist areas.
University of Sydney researchers have received more than $2.6m to investigate the prevention and management of smoking-induced chronic lung diseases.
University of Sydney researcher Dr Julie Schneider has been honoured at the inaugural Women in Research Citation Awards for her outstanding research in health sciences.