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Professor Cathy Jackson

Executive Dean, Faculty of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences
School of Medicine


Cathy initially joined UCLan to set up the new medical school at the university. The medical school successfully achieved full accreditation with the GMC in 2019 and graduated it's first cohort of doctors in the same year. Cathy, as well as being head of the School of Medicine became Executive Dean for the Faculty in 2017. The medical school now being fully accredited, Cathy has passed on the role of Head but remains Executive Dean responsible for the medical school, dental school, pharmacy, optometry and biomedical sciences at all campus sites in the UK and overseas.