Through its research, teaching and engagement activities, the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine at James Cook University is at the forefront of improving health in rural, remote, Indigenous and tropical communities within Australia and world-wide.
James Cook University's Division of Tropical Health and Medicine is diverse and encompasses health professional programs, tropical veterinary science and basic biomedical and molecular sciences. The division has a strong commitment to providing study opportunities for students from a wide variety of disciplines.
Colleges under this division include
College of Healthcare Sciences
The College of Healthcare Sciences offers quality teaching and research in the areas of Physiotherapy; Speech Pathology; Occupational Therapy; Nursing, Midwifery and Nutrition; Psychology; and Clinical Exercise Physiology and Sport and Exercise Science.
College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences
The College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences promotes, fosters, supports and administers quality teaching and research at JCU in the areas of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Biomedicine, Veterinary Sciences, and Molecular and Cell Biology.
JCU Postgraduate Health Sciences Degrees (Coursework)Master of Biomedical Sciences (Majors include Aquatic Microbiology, Clinical Microbiology, or Physiology and Pharmacology)
JCU Postgraduate Health Sciences Degrees (Research)
Master of Biomedical Sciences
Master of Science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
OzTREKK Admissions Officer: Shannon Tilston