Excellence in Translational Research
Research training is now a prerequisite for many medical and scientific careers. We offer graduates the opportunity to pursue a research degree in a multidisciplinary translational environment focused on increasing knowledge on the prevention and treatment of human disease.
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Graduate students carry out original research under the supervision of established researchers associated with the School from the UCD Conway Institute of Biomedical and Biomolecular Science, the Centre for Research in Infectious Disease (both based on the Belfield Campus) and the Schools major teaching hospitals including St Vincents University Hospital, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Children's University Hospital (Temple St), Our Lady's Childrens Hospital (Crumlin) and the Coombe Women's & Infants' University Hospital, and the National Maternity Hospital, Holles St.
The degree of Structured Ph.D is awarded following the successful completion of a programme of advanced education and training, and original research in a chosen area of specialism.