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Anaesthesia - Structured

The Discipline of Anaesthesia offers supervision in a wide area of medical interest. To pursue a Structured PhD degree, potential candidates should discuss the matter with the Head of Discipline.

Entry requirements

PhD candidates should normally have a high honours standard in a relevant academic discipline at primary degree level or equivalent together with the support of an academic staff member who is approved by the College to supervise the research in terms of its nature and scope.

MD candidates should normally have a high honours standard in Medicine from NUI Galway or possess a qualification deemed to be equivalent. Candidates shall be eligible to register onto the MD programme, three years after obtaining the Degree of Bachelor of Medicine. The application will also require support of an academic staff member who is approved by the College to supervise the research in terms of its nature and scope.

Additional entry requirements
Candidates may be required to submit a research proposal for consideration by the School as part of their application.

Duration

Structured PhD (full-time, four years)
Structured PhD (Part-time, six years)
Structured MD, full-time
Structured MD, part-time

Further enquiries

Ms. Marian Fannon
T +353 91 49 5662
E anaesthesia@nuigalway.ie

Application date

Course Code: Structured PhD, full-time, 1SPD1 Structured PhD, part-time, 1SPD2 Structured MD, full-time, 1SMD1 Structured MD, part-time, 1SMD2

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.

Research areas

Research Areas

Gene and Stem Cell therapies for Acute Lung Injury
Therapeutic Hypercapnia and Acute Lung Injury
Postoperative Analgesia
Evaluation of Medical Devices
Critical Care Utilisation and Requirement

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