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Our Research

We're committed to generating high-quality research in clinical education, medical education, and medical sciences education.

Our work

Newcastle University is known worldwide for its leading research in:

  • clinical education
  • medical sciences education
  • medical sciences pedagogic research

The School of Medicine is the hub of clinical and medical education research and scholarship activities within the University.

Our work supports evidence-based innovation in learning and teaching. It shapes the training and practice of the modern healthcare workforce.

Our Research Strategy is delivered in partnership with both the education research theme and Graduate School.

Our Vision

Educational research in the School of Medicine encompasses a range of areas across undergraduate and postgraduate learning contexts.

We address education and training for clinical careers including:  

  • medicine
  • dentistry
  • nursing 
  • allied health professions 

Developing a New Generation of Educational Researchers

We're passionate about developing education, training, and careers in research.

We offer high-quality research opportunities to undergraduate medical, healthcare, and medical sciences students. As well as those pursuing postgraduate taught and postgraduate research degrees.

We also host the NIHR Incubator for Clinical Education. This network supports the career development of talented clinicians with interests in educational research.


Research Management

If you are conducting research within the School of Medicine you need to adhere to the University governance and policies related to research.