The Faculty of Medicine at Lund University consists of six departments that pursue research and education in Lund and Malmö. A department is an organisational unit within a Faculty that engages in education and research.
The Faculty Board is responsible for providing guidelines and making decisions pertaining to Faculty operations. The Dean acts as chairman of the Faculty Board. The Faculty Board delegates some of the Faculty's duties to committees. The Faculty Office is responsible for providing the various departments with administrative support for personnel administration and finance services.