Applications are invited for places on this MSc Programme commencing September 2018, which provides an excellent academic basis for those doctors or allied health professionals aiming for a career in Rheumatology or related speciality. Medical applicants should be medically qualified and have had at least 2 years’ general medical experience following qualification. Previous experience in rheumatology is desirable but not essential. Applications from general practitioners, hospital-based doctors, and overseas based doctors are welcome. For the first time we have now also opened the programme to Allied Health Professionals, who should be at a Consultant Nurse or Physiotherapist level.
The programme is undertaken part-time over 2 years.
- Taught modules covering: -
Peripheral Joint Problems
Spine and Bone
Connective Tissue Disease and Vasculitis
Epidemiology of Musculoskeletal Disease
- Research skills teaching
- A supervised research project (which may be either clinical or laboratory based). This is an integral part of the course.
Closing date – 31 July 2018
Further details are available from:
University of Manchester
Postgraduate Admissions Team
School of Biological Sciences and School of Medical Sciences
1.482 Stopford Building
Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK
Tel: +44 (0)161 306 5439