Learn about our undergraduate and postgraduate training options

Medicine

We provide formal clinical and academic training to undergraduate and postgraduate medical staff at all levels of experience. We cover all clinical specialties; browse our service directoryWe train students and staff across all five sites: Charing CrossHammersmithQueen Charlotte’s & ChelseaSt Mary's and Western Eye hospitals.

Undergraduate medical education

We offer over 3,000 placements each year to Imperial College School of Medicine students who are in years three, five and six of their undergraduate programme.

Undergraduate education centres

We have three undergraduate education centres at Hammersmith, St Mary’s and Charing Cross hospitals. Each centre provides support and resource for ‘meet and greet’ functions, administration and pastoral care for students and lecturers.

The contact for each site is shown below:

Maaret Virtanen, undergraduate education manager, St Mary's Hospital
020 3312 6052
M.Virtanen@imperial.ac.uk

Jane Gois, undergraduate education manager, Charing Cross Hospital

020 7594 0732
j.gois@imperial.ac.uk

Celine O’Rourke, undergraduate education manager, Hammersmith Hospital
020 3313 3461
celine.orourke@imperial.ac.uk

 

Postgraduate medical education

We offer up-to-date postgraduate training and career development opportunities. We manage 46 postgraduate teaching programmes and support over 800 trainees each year.

Foundation training

Our foundation trainees work and train across a wide range of specialties including community and psychiatric placements.

Postgraduate education centres

We have three postgraduate education centres at Hammersmith, St Mary’s and Charing Cross hospitals. Each centre provides support and resource for ‘meet and greet’ functions, education administration and pastoral care for students and lecturers.

The contact for each site is shown below:

Igor Tanjga, postgraduate education manager (division of medicine and integrated care), St Mary’s Hospital
020 3312 6057
igor.tanjga@nhs.net or imperial.Postgradeducation.SMH@nhs.net

Naomi Woods, postgraduate education manager (division of surgery, cardiovascular and cancer), Charing Cross Hospital
020 3311 7196
n.woods@nhs.net or imperial.postgradeducation.cxh@nhs.net

Carol Hernandez, postgraduate education manager (division of women's, children's and clinical support), Hammersmith Hospital
020 3313 4886
carol.hernandez@nhs.net

 

Electives

Undergraduate electives

For undergraduate elective enquiries please contact IMPERIAL.ELECTIVES@NHS.NET.

To apply for an academic Erasmus placement please visit the Imperial College London website.

Postgraduate electives

For postgraduate elective enquiries please contact IMPERIAL.INT.EDUCATIONANDDEVLOPMENT@NHS.NET.