Our Research Strengths

The Faculty of Medicine is a research intensive unit, where scholarly activities span all pillars of fundamental, clinical and applied, education, and social sciences and humanities fields of research. Research across all pillars is valued, and contributes to the faculty’s reputation locally, nationally and internationally.

One of the mandates of the Destination Excellence Research Project Team is to “identify areas of focused strength in research where we can lead and maximize return on investment.”

 To do this, the team gathered our most common themes in peer reviewed publications over the last five years as well as input from our faculty, in identifying these areas of strength in research and scholarship within units to develop the following infographic: