Medical Schools in Greece

Following are some of the leading medical schools in Greece:

University of Crete
- The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Crete has a long tradition of welcoming students from overseas. It collaborates with other Faculties of Medicine in Europe, through the educational exchange programmes of the European Commission and takes part in forums of discussion on medical education.
- The Faculty consists of the following departments: Basic Sciences, Morphology, Laboratory Medicine, Radiology, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Mother and Child Health, Neurology and Sensory Organs, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Social Medicine.

University of Patras
- The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Patras was established in 1977.
- The Faculty of Medicine offers a range of programs including: Undergraduate Program of Studies in Medicine (Medical Degree, 6 years of studies); Post-graduate Program of Studies in Basic Medical Sciences (M.Sc., Ph.D.); Post-graduate Program of Studies in Clinical and Clinical-Laboratory Medical Specialties (Ph.D.); Interdepartmental Post-graduate Program of Studies in Medical Physics (M.Sc., Ph.D.); Interdepartmental Post-graduate Program of Studies in Informatics for Life Sciences (M.Sc., Ph.D.); Interdepartmental-Interuniversity Program of Post-graduate Studies in Biomedical Engineering (M.Sc., Ph.D.).

University of Athens
- The Medical School of Athens has done very important educational, research, clinical and social work. It is one of the leading medical schools worldwide.
- University of Athens is ranked 286th among the world's top universities (QS World University Rankings 2010).

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh) Faculty of Medicine
- The Aristotle University of Thessaloniki is the largest university in Greece.
- AUTh has formed cooperation with universities, research centers, organisations, and societies in Greece and abroad.
- It is ranked 2nd in Greece and in the top 400 globally in the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2010.

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