St George’s ranks among world’s best universities

St George’s, University of London has been named among the world’s top 200 universities in the most comprehensive and respected rankings of higher education institutions across the globe.

1 October 2015

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Researchers to investigate how new physician associates help patients in hospitals

A new study will determine whether new physician associates (PAs), who are increasing being used in the NHS, have a positive impact on the treatment of patients as part of the medical team and have a future role helping fill gaps in healthcare provision.

 

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St George's graduates share their stories

The Class of 2015 joined the next generation of scientists and healthcare professionals as they received their degrees at this year's graduation ceremony. The presentation took place at London’s Barbican Centre on 16 July, where more than 650 graduates were handed their certificates as they joined an international network of over 17,000 alumni.

Mena Farag, 23 - Medicine MBBS

Mena, pictured above third from left, will soon be working as an academic foundation doctor at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. Ultimately, he hopes to specialise in anaesthetics or neurology.


Georges Summer 2015

In our 2015 edition of George’s, our Alumni Magazine you can read about our unique transatlantic partnership which is training doctors for global health challenges, how we are opening our doors in the heart of the community, how alumni can get involved as well as all our latest research and events. 2015's edition of the St George's Alumni Magazine is available here. Read George's summer 2015

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St George’s in genomes project to fight cancer and rare diseases

Patients in the UK will be the first in the world to participate in an ambitious programme to sequence 100,000 genomes as part of a “paradigm shift” in healthcare focusing on the genetic causes of disease.

The South London-based Genomics Network Alliance has been announced as a successful bidder in the race to become a pioneering Genomic Medicine Centre, as part of the ground-breaking 100,000 Genomes Project.

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