The education department based at UHMBT provides clinical leadership and administrative support for Postgraduate and Undergraduate Medical Education activity taking place and works in partnership with Lancaster Medical SchoolNorth Western Deanery and Health Education North West.

There is a strong medical educational governance structure, led by the UHMBT’s Medical Director, and supported by dedicated clinical staff focused on delivering and supporting quality education and training.

The Medical and Dental Education Department is located within the Education Centres along with the Clinical Skills Departments and Library and Knowledge Services. Our Education Centres provide a multi-disciplinary facility for education and training within the Trust.

We offer excellent educational and clinical experience for medical students and trainees. Our facilities are modern, well equipped and friendly places to work and the clinical staff have a keen interest in the teaching and welfare of all our learners.

“You get lot of opportunities to pursue interests and career development”

Please contact us for further information:

Furness General Hospital Education Centre: 01229 403648

Lancaster Royal Infirmary Education Centre: 01524 516013

Education Centres

There are Education Centres based at Furness General Hospital, Royal Lancaster Infirmary and Westmorland General Hospital.

The Centres are purpose built venues used by all healthcare disciplines for meetings, seminars, workshops and training seminars. We also frequently host both national and regional courses along with medical workshops. They are also equipped with modern Library facilities.

All of the centres host a library with 24 hour access to computer terminals, books and journals.

For any queries relating to our education centres please contact:

Furness General Hospital                       01229 403648
Royal Lancaster Infirmary                     01524 516013
Westmorland General Hospital             01539 716720

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