WE ARE EXPERTS IN women's health
Learn about the genesis and formation of micrometastases in Ovarian Cancer and how they can develop resistance to chemotherapy.Show more
Explore what can happen to mother and infant in the time before and after birth, such as infections, low birthweights and much more.Show more
Maternal & Fetal Health
Discover more about health and disease throughout pregnancy and the effects on maternal and fetal outcome in both the short and the long term.Show more
WHAT WE DO
The Nuffield Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (NDOG) encompasses multi-disciplinary research across the full spectrum of women’s health. Our work has four overarching themes; Cancer, Global Health, Maternal & Fetal Health and Reproductive Medicine & Genetics. We also teach students and provide clinical care for Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust. This huge and varied breadth of work makes us one of the largest academic and clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology departments in the UK. The Department also now includes The George Institute for Global Health (TGI) whose mission is to increase access to quality health care for millions of people worldwide - with a particular focus on vulnerable women in resource-poor settings.Find out more
STUDY WITH US
We offer a world class MSc in Clinical Embryology. This one-year, residential, taught MSc course is based in purpose built premises at the Institute of Reproductive Sciences in Oxford with dedicated state of the art teaching and research facilities. It has won numerous University awards for teaching innovation and excellence.
We are still accepting applications for the MSc in Clinical Embryology starting in October 2017.
Founded in 1937
One of UK's largest academic clinical departments in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Awarded Athena SWAN Silver Award in 2016
We are located across four Oxford sites: the Women's Centre, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Institute of Reproductive Sciences and Le Gros Clark Building. See more
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