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Medicine and Health

Medicine and Health is an international journal published by the Faculty of Medicine Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. The journal is published twice in a year in electronic format. The journal publishes invited editorials, reviews, original research papers, interesting case reports and clinical quiz. There are no publication charges. All submitted manuscripts are subjected to rigorous peer review process done by at least two independent reviewers in the specialized field. Articles are published in English language. In addition, an abstract in Bahasa Malaysia is also published for all the articles except editorials and clinical quiz. All articles are freely accessible in electronic format.

Read on to discover the top 10 universities this year in the faculty of Medicine and Health…

1.Imperial College London

Imperial College London is a university of world class scholarship, education and research in science, engineering, medicine and management, with particular regard to their application in industry, commerce and healthcare. It is consistently rated among the top five universities in the UK and is ranked 10th in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings in 2013-14. The College has over 3,000 academic and research staff and approximately 15,500 students from over 125 different countries.

2.University of Toronto

The University of Toronto has assembled one of the strongest research and teaching faculties in North America, presenting top students at all levels with an intellectual environment unmatched in breadth and depth on any other Canadian campus. U of T faculty co-author more research articles than their colleagues at any university in the US or Canada other than Harvard. As a measure of impact, U of T consistently ranks alongside the top five U.S. universities whose discoveries are most often cited by other researchers around the world.

3.Columbia University

Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions.

4.Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

The mission of MIT is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century. The Institute is committed to generating, disseminating, and preserving knowledge, and to working with others to bring this knowledge to bear on the world's great challenges.

5.University of Pennsylvania

The Penn Graduate School of Education offers programs leading to the Ph.D., Ed.D., M.S.Ed., M.S. and M.Phil.Ed degrees. GSE seeks students who are interested in promoting a deeper understanding of educational issues and contributing to societal change. The curriculum places a strong emphasis on the interactive relationship of theory, research, and practice, often focusing on urban education.

6.Duke University

Duke University was created in 1924 by James Buchanan Duke as a memorial to his father, Washington Duke. The Dukes, a Durham family that built a worldwide financial empire in the manufacture of tobacco and developed electricity production in the Carolinas, long had been interested in Trinity College. Trinity traced its roots to 1838 in nearby Randolph County when local Methodist and Quaker communities opened Union Institute.

7.The University of Sydney

The University of Sydney is ranked 45th in the QS World University Rankings 2015/16 as well as one of the top three universities of Australia. It is one of the Australia’s major research-intensive universities as well as a member of the Group of Eight.The University of Sydney offers the widest range of academic programs of any Australian university. Students have access to world of possibilities through its international affiliations, industry and alumni mentoring programs and innovative partnerships.

8.The University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne has been an international leader in research, teaching and learning for more than 150 years. Students from over 150 countries choose to study at the University of Melbourne, because of the quality of teaching, learning and research. The University offers flexible and innovative programs across more than 300 undergraduate and graduate study areas. Graduates are highly sought after by employers from across the world, and the University was ranked number thirteen in the world for the employability of graduates by the QS World University Rankings 2014-2015.

9.University of California, San Diego (UCSD)

The University of California, San Diego is a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public institution that is ranked one of the top 15 research universities in the world. UC San Diego is home to six undergraduate colleges, five academic divisions, and five graduate and professional schools, in addition to the prestigious Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the UC San Diego Health System.

10.University of Washington

The Information School at the University of Washington is a departmental college on the University of Washington campus. We are interested in the relationship between information, technology, and people. Expertise in all areas of information is required for the advancement of science, business, education, and culture. This expertise must include understanding of the uses and users of information, as well as information technologies and their applications.