Biomedical Teaching Organisation

About us

The Biomedical Teaching Organisation (BMTO) is responsible for all aspects of management, administration and delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching within Edinburgh Medical School: Biomedical Sciences.

Academic staff at the BMTO

Meet the academics who contribute to the design, delivery, assessment and feedback of courses at the BMTO.


The Biomedical Teaching Organisation is involved in a number of committees to further the development of teaching policy and strategy within the Deanery of Biomedical Sciences.

Course organisers, Directors and Administrators

The Biomedical Teaching Organisation runs SCQF level 8-10 courses in support of our Undergraduate programmes, on-campus Taught and Research MSc programmes, and Online Learning MSc programmes.

Find us

Where to find the Biomedical Teaching Organisation.

Key people

Our team is here to support your studies at every step, from application through to graduation.

Teaching excellence

The Biomedical Teaching Organisation has won awards for our peer support programme Academic Families and we are constantly developing our knowledge and implementation of teaching excellence through our networks and fora.