This course provides training for the next generation of healthcare workers in the clinical research arena. The course aims to provide a platform for achieving greater efficiencies in applying medical discoveries to clinical practice. It is aimed at qualified individuals who wish to become independent clinical investigators or those who wish to seek employment in leadership positions in clinical research teams.
Each on-site module (full list on course website) includes a structured curriculum of weekly lectures and tutorials (problem-based learning). For modules provided by distance-learning, there will also be monthly sessions to monitor module progression and review any challenging content areas. Classes may also take place outside of office hours to accommodate those in full-time employment.
3 Good Reasons To Study This Course
1. Unique: The only master's programme of its kind in Ireland.
2. Course contributors: it includes senior academics and medical professionals from NUI Galway and Galway University Hospitals who are actively engaged in clinical research.
3. Health Research Board (HRB) Facility: the programme is closely linked with the HRB Clinical Research Facility, Galway.