Research course

Medical Professorial Unit (West Smithfield)

Institution
Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry · Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry
Qualifications
PhDMD

Entry requirements

Please refer to our website for further information regarding the entry requirements for this course.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Medical Unit is responsible for organising general medicine teaching for undergraduates and has major research interests in diabetes, metabolism, and endocrinology. It plays a major role in the tutorial system and in leading advances in out-patient teaching.

Department specialisms

Molecular Genetics of Diabetes and Obesity; Environmental Causes of Diabetes; Lipid Oxidation and Atheroma; Neuroendocrine Aspects of Obesity; Molecular Events in Pituitary Tumours; Cushing's Syndrome

Fees and funding

Grant, contract.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
36 months
full time
24 months

MD

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Prof G M Besser
Email
g.m.besser@mds.qmw.ac.uk
Phone
020 7601 8343
Fax
020 7601 8505