Undergraduate medical education 

UCLH NHS Foundation Trust has a commitment to undergraduate medical education and a responsibility to the Local Education and Training Board  and UCL Medical School  to fulfil contractual obligations in clinical teaching. The medical students undertake clinical training in years , 4, 5 and 6 of their course. At any one time  up to 200 students have attachments based within the Trust's hospitals.

Dr Gavin Johnson,  Undergraduate  Site Sub-Dean , supports and advises the network of lead clinical teachers who organise and administer the delivery of clinical teaching and learning experiences in the sub-specialty modular attachments of the students. Consultant medical staff are expected to participate in undergraduate teaching and assessment.  Subspecialty modules include:

  • Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Neurosciences
  • Women's health