Introducing Sydney Medical School

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Sydney Medical School is internationally recognised for research and teaching in health and medicine of world class standards.

With formal links to more than 50 hospitals and health care facilities across New South Wales, Sydney is Australia's longest established medical school, offering outstanding opportunities for researchers and students to participate in industry-leading practices in three key areas:


Sydney Medical Program develops caring, clear-thinking, clinically outstanding, research capable and globally engaged graduates with the potential to be leaders in medicine, public health and research, and offers excellent opportunities to develop an internationally focused career while studying medicine in Australia.


Our world class research includes strong programs in diseases which affect millions of lives, such as cancer, obesity, heart disease, infectious diseases and mental illness.
Sydney Medical School's research activities span the spectrum of medical sciences through to clinical medicine, public health and medical education.

Clinical care

Members of Sydney Medical School make a major contribution to the health of the population through the delivery of clinical care in our associated teaching hospitals.