A medical career starts with finding the program that best fits your needs. Site map; Internal site (on campus only) School of Medical Education Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7005 / Fax: +44 (0) 191 208 6521 Email web editor It admitted only college graduates with a year’s training in the natural sciences. HMS graduates also embrace opportunities to have a broader impact on biomedicine. Established in 1782, the School has produced generations of physicians whose life's work is to care for patients with skill, compassion and integrity. In the United States, medical education was greatly influenced by the example set in 1893 by the Johns Hopkins Medical School in Baltimore. Some alumni, for example, bring new insights to disease through research while others champion solutions to seemingly intractable policy problems.