The School of Medical Sciences is home to learning and research in medical, biomedical and paramedical science. We strive for health improvement through the application of new knowledge and excellence in teaching and research.
ECU's new Bachelor of Medical Science degree commenced in Semester 1 2013, it is a three-year course providing pathways to medicine and other health professions, medical research and diagnostics, and the health industry.
"The diversity of my course allowed me to discover what I'm really passionate about."
Our areas of research strength are in the neurosciences with a focus on Alzheimer’s disease, Huntington’s disease and Parkinson’s disease, reproductive technology, genetics and cancer with a focus on melanoma. We value research into learning and teaching, clinical practice, simulation, inter-professional practice and health systems with a focus on workforce development.
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Prestigious medical journal publishes study into Alzheimer's and dementia prevalence in China.
NHMRC grant funds research into early-onset Alzheimer's disease.
ECU partners with St John Ambulance Northern Territory on the Extended Care Paramedic Program.
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