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You can find information on the Medical Sciences Division's Canvas webpages concerning all sorts of student-related matters such as skills training, transfer and confirmation assessments, progress reports and dispensations from the regulations.

Here are some more specific, direct links:

You should also familiarise yourself with the Bodleian Health Care Libraries' information.


Every student must read the Graduate Handbook 2023-2024 and read the department's key policies (especially those on harassment and academic integrity).

Access here the document synthezing the information we usually share at the welcome event.

The departmental Welfare Contact is Dr Leen Van Broeck, Academic Administration Manager, supported by Ms Katharine Ware, Academic Administration Officer. Access information about welfare resources and contacts.

The departmental Welfare Reps for 2023/24 are:

Welfare Reps are students who have been trained to provide help and support to fellow students, and promote positive wellbeing practices in the department.

For information on Peer Support at NDCN you can follow this link.

The departmental Disability Lead is Dr Helen Higham and the Disability Coordinator Dr Leen Van Broeck, Academic Administration Manager. Find out more about these roles.

Student Space, provided by the charity Student Minds provides a dedicated hub for resources, tips and information to help students during the start of the new academic year. There is also a digital support pack available. You may also find the Students Against Depression website useful.

You can also find information on welfare support during the University vacations on the University webpages.