Biomedical Teaching Organisation

Ms Fiona Giles

Fiona is the Postgraduate Team Leader.

Ms Fiona Giles

Postgraduate Team Leader

  • Biomedical Teaching Organisation (BMTO)
  • Edinburgh Medical School: Biomedical Sciences
  • University of Edinburgh

Contact details



Doorway 3
Medical School
Teviot Place

Role at the BMTO

I am responsible for the Postgraduate (taught) administration team within the BMTO.  This includes the role of Student Experience and Support Officer for taught postgraduate students (and Research students with taught components).  Specific roles include:

  • Special Circumstances Administration
  • Oversight of Progression Administration
  • Student withdrawals
  • Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey
  • Assessment and Feedback - overview
  • Monitoring and Engagement - oversight
  • Induction activities
  • Recruitment and Admissions
  • Postgraduate Taught Scholarships
  • BMTO and programme websites

Committee/Group Membership

  • Board of Studies (Biomedical Sciences) - in attendance
  • MSc Executive (Biomedical Sciences)
  • BMTO online distance learning Special Circumstances Committee - administration
  • CMVM Student Experience Network
  • CMVM Postgraduate Administrators’ Forum
  • Student Support Team Network