The Universitas 21 Health Sciences Group is a unique global university network of Health Sciences staff and students that includes members from 18 universities worldwide, and a collaborative group of Universitas 21.

We provide Health Sciences Faculty of member universities a framework for exploring opportunities for:

▶ collaborative research

▶ information exchange

▶ and sharing of resources.

Our group includes the discipline areas of Dentistry, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Midwifery, Pharmacy and Public Health.

As a collaborative network, we work together on numerous interdisciplinary projects and activities for both staff and students of relevance to the Health Sciences with a focus on global health issues.



Summer School 2019 - Applications now open for students

The University of Birmingham will be hosting the U21 Health Sciences Summer School 2019 on the topic of ‘Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship’ taking place on 22nd July to 2nd August 2019.

The Summer School is an annual two-week interdisciplinary course for undergraduate U21 Health Sciences students that offers the unique opportunity of face-to-face learning and field trips located at a U21 HSG member university.

Find out more.

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U21 Health Sciences Group Annual Meeting 2019

The U21 Health Sciences Group Annual Meeting 2019 will be hosted by the University of Glasgow on the 9-13th September 2019. Watch the introductory video from Professor Dame Anna Dominiczak, Vice Principal and Regius Professor of Medicine.

More details will be available soon.



Teaching Excellence Award Winners 2018

We have great pleasure in announcing that this year’s Teaching Excellence Award goes to Dr Emma Bartle, Lecturer in Dentistry from the University of Queensland and Suzanne Britt, Assistant Professor of Midwifery from the University of Nottingham.

Click here to find out more about the winners and the award.

Keep in touch

College of Medical and Dental Sciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston, Birmingham
B15 2TT

+44 (0)121 415 8830