Institute of medical sciences


The Institute of Medical Sciences is based at Canterbury Christ Church University's Medway Campus, and offers a range of postgraduate medical programmes.

Hear from the Institute's Director, Dr Sue Plummer, on the Institute’s work, programmes available and the world renowned surgeons the Institute has in place to provide a high quality academic and clinical learning experience.

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PGME programmes

Postgraduate medical education programmes include MCh in Surgery – Otorhinolaryngology, MCh in Surgery – Orthopaedics and Regenerative Medicine, MCh in Surgery – Urology and MCh in Surgery – Ophthalmology.

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simulation Suite

The Institute houses a fully-equipped clinical Simulation Suite enabling clinicians to develop skills and expertise using specialised endoscopic surgical equipment, cardiology diagnostics or otorhinolaryngological techniques and procedures.

Discover the Simulation Suite


Physician Associate Studies is designed to help you into a career in the emerging and innovative profession of Physician Associate.

Learn more about this innovative profession



Sponsorship for GMC registration is available for limited places via our International Sponsorship Scheme for International Medical Graduates.

Find out how to apply


Programmes at the Institute of Medical Sciences are led by surgeons who specialise in a range of different fields. 

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Our Stem Cell Research and Advanced Bio-Engineering Laboratory (SCRABEL) is a new multi-modal facility focusing on advanced regenerative medicine, engineering, computing, 3D printing and more.

Learn more about SCRABEL


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To find out more about any of our programmes or if you have any questions, please get in touch with us.


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