Queen briefed on new medical school in Gozo

The agreement with the Queen Mary University of London was signed in March 2015

Dean of Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry Professor Anthony Warrens giving the Queen an overview of the project
Dean of Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry Professor Anthony Warrens giving the Queen an overview of the project

During her first meeting with Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, Queen Elizabeth was briefed by the Prime Minister on the medical school in Gozo, a project of Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry.

Muscat, together with Health Minister Konrad Mizzi and the Dean of Barts, Professor Anthony Warrens, presented an overview of the new developments in the health sector at Gozo Hospital and St Luke’s Hospital, with a special focus on the education aspect through the setting up of the new medical school.

Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry is a leading teaching and research institution in the UK offering undergraduate and postgraduate opportunities.

The Gozo project is the first overseas campus for Barts Medical School. The Barts campus in Gozo will be opening its doors in September 2016, welcoming some 300 students over five years.

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