The University of Southampton
Health Sciences

At Health Sciences we are proud to have a global reputation for bringing the power of world-class collaborative research, education and enterprise to bear on important healthcare challenges for the benefit of health and patient care.

Our aim is to provide a first-class environment for cutting edge research and to prepare tomorrow’s nurses, physiotherapists, midwives, occupational therapists, health scientists and podiatrists to shape and advance practice across the world.

Research that impacts everyday life


The desire to find solutions to current healthcare challenges is at the heart of our research ethos. Our academics are committed to high quality research that makes a real impact.

Learn more about our REF 2014 results
  • 17 October 2016

    Bowel cancer patients without emotional su...

    Many bowel cancer patients are experiencing a lack of affection, em...

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  • 17 October 2016

    New treatment for common nail infection

    Researchers at the University of Southampton are trialling a new tr...

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  • 28 September 2016

    Health Sciences meet Tim Peake

    Professor Maria Stokes and Dr Martin Warner from Health Sciences me...

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