Since its foundation in 1893, the School of Medicine has been committed to the pursuit of improved human health, through education, research and engagement with the wider world. We are a major centre for teaching and research and make a positive difference to the way medicine is practised in Wales, the UK and internationally.
- The tiny flaw behind a chaotic heartbeat Cardiff University19th November 2014Scientists from Cardiff University and the Slovak Academy of Science have identified defects in a colossal heart protein which often leads to stroke and heart failure.
- New hope for halting cell death caused by disease 17th November 2014Scientists have discovered mechanisms that control a new form of premature cell death in living tissue - called ferroptosis - and a mechanism to reverse it.
Institutes in the School
Administrative and support offices, academic departments, research groups and other units within the School.
Amy J McKnight 4th December, 13.00‑14.00 Personalised Medicine for Chronic Kidney DiseaseVenue: Henry Wellcome Building
Science in Public Health Lectures
Will we ever develop an HIV vaccine? 4th December, 19.00 Speaker: Professor Sarah Rowland-Jones (University of Oxford)Venue: Cardiff University Main Building
- SEWAHSP Conference 8th December, 09.00 This conference is to launch a revised strategy for the Academic Health Science Partnership. The conference this year is a celebration of the outcomes of projects undertaken by SEWAHSP that has been of patient benefit.