Sydney Medical School

As one of the Asia Pacific region's most highly rated education and research institutions, Sydney Medical School offers unparalleled opportunities to study medicine in Australia.
Our graduates play leading roles in health fields around the world and our research investigates diseases which affect millions of lives, including cancer, obesity, chronic disease and ageing, neurosciences and mental health, infectious diseases, and reproductive, maternal and child health.

Latest news & events.

21st Century Medicine Lecture Series 2014

21st century medicine

Join us for the 21st Century Medicine - a series of public lectures by Sydney Medical School showcasing the latest work by our world-class researchers. Find out more about the complete program here.

Sydney Medical School academics named in Australia's 100 women of influence 2014

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Three University of Sydney academics have been named among Australian's most influential women in the Australian Financial Review and Westpac 100 Women of Influence Awards. Professor Nadia Badawi, Professor Rebecca Ivers and Associate Professor Amanda Salis were recognised as finalists in this year's awards. Find out more by clicking here.

Stopping a tsunami - world first effort to prevent dementia in high-risk people


Dementia will soon engulf more than 100 million people across the globe, but an international research group including the University of Sydney's Brain and Mind Research Institute is leading a world-first effort to prevent dementia in people who are at high risk of this insidious disease. To read more: click here.

Imagine a Healthier Future

medical research future fund action group

The Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) is one of the most important initiatives in Australia’s history to ensure that Australia stays at the leading edge of medical science and continues to transform the health of our nation. Ensure the MRFF becomes a reality.

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