Oxford University Clinical Academic Graduate School

Oxford University Clinical Academic Graduate School (OUCAGS) was founded in partnership with the Oxford Deanery and the then NHS South Central to promote and advance clinical academic careers. Oxford’s world-leading biomedical and clinical research environment offers outstanding opportunities to combine comprehensive clinical, academic and research training for those with the ambition and motivation to shape the future of medicine. Find out more...

What is Clinical Academic Medicine and why is it important?

A career in Clinical Academic Medicine combines research and teaching in parallel with clinical duties. Whilst continuing to deliver patient care, Clinical Academics perform, publish and disseminate their research, and teach ... Find out more...

The clinical and academic training environment in Oxford

The NHS Trusts and the University have been engaged in a wide-ranging capital building programme to ensure state-of-the-art facilities for research and patient care. The vision to foster healthcare innovation..... Find out more...

Professor Peter Rothwell

Director Oxford Stroke Prevention Research Unit

On being a clinical academic.

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Featured Project

Viral Vector Malarial Vaccines

Malaria is a vector-borne infectious disease caused by protozoan parasites. It is widespread in tropical and subtropical regions, including parts of the Americas, Asia, and Africa. There are approximately 350–500 million cases of malaria each year, killing on average one and three million people. [read more]

other featured projects

OUCAGS initiates study of the career plans of clinical DPhil students

Clinical DPhil students will, at the end of their programme, be highly-qualified clinicians who can make an unparalleled contribution to the future of medicine. However, ... [read more]

OUCAGS receives Teaching Excellence Award

OUCAGS has been awarded a Teaching Excellence Award 2012 by the Medical Sciences Division of the University of Oxford. Prof David Paterson, Associate Head of ... [read more]

Oxford Deanery Oxford Biomedical Research Centre