Our worldwide acclaimed research covers the full spectrum of women's health and explores four themes:
Learn about the genesis and formation of micrometastases in Ovarian Cancer and how they can develop resistance to chemotherapy.
Explore what can happen to mother and infant in the time before and after birth, such as infections, low birthweights and much more.
MATERNAL & FETAL HEALTH
Discover more about health and disease throughout pregnancy and the effects on maternal and fetal outcome in both the short and the long term.
REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE & GENETICS
Read about infertility, pelvic pain, therapies for mitochondrial disease and improvement of assisted reproductive technologies (ART).
WHAT WE DO
The Nuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health encompasses multi-disciplinary research across the full spectrum of women’s health. Our work has four overarching themes; Cancer, Global Health, Maternal & Fetal Health and Reproductive Medicine & Genetics. We also teach students and provide clinical care for Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust. The department also includes The George Institute for Global Health (TGI) whose mission is to increase access to quality health care for millions of people worldwide - with a particular focus on vulnerable women in resource-poor settings.
We offer a world class MSc in Clinical Embryology. This one-year, residential, taught MSc course is based in purpose built premises at Winchester House within Oxford Science Park, with dedicated state of the art teaching and research facilities. It has won numerous University awards for teaching innovation and excellence.
We are now closed for applications for entry in October 2018. We will open for applications for entry in October 2019 in early September 2018.
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We are located across four Oxford sites: the Women's Centre, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Winchester House and Le Gros Clark Building. See more
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