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health-professions-education

Health Professions Education Unit

Healthcare is changing rapidly, with a need for health professionals to work in different ways and across different settings with a focus on high quality patient centred care. Education and training are key in ensuring that doctors and health professionals are equipped to thrive in this rapidly changing healthcare environment.

The Health Professions Education Unit (HPEU) is advancing developments in health professions education. From recruitment and selection to widen access to medical education, to curriculum development and assessment to enhance knowledge and understanding, the HPEU brings together researchers and health professionals from a range of disciplines. Their aim is to raise the standard of medical education and training – ensuring that health educators are inspiring the workforce of the future with the knowledge and skills needed to deliver brilliant healthcare. 

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The work of the Centre is making a real difference to educating tomorrow's health professions. Discover more about our inspirational people and our impactful research through our pages below.

If you are inspired by our research and you would like to collaborate, visit or study with us, please do get in touch: hpeu@hyms.ac.uk