Taught course

Medicine

Institution
Edge Hill University · Faculty of Health and Social Care
Qualifications
MMed

Entry requirements

In addition to having a medical degree, you will also need to be registered with the General Medical Council to work in the UK or alternatively have successfully applied for an International Training Fellowship. You should have attained a higher postgraduate qualification (for example, MSc or equivalent) and have current experience in the appropriate medical specialty. An interview will form part of the selection process. Employment may be arranged in conjunction with the programme of study or alternatively you may already be in full-time employment in the UK.

Cardiology, Elderly Medicine, Gastroenterology, Regional Anaesthesia, Respiratory Medicine, Rheumatology.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MMed enables experienced, qualified doctors to develop an evidence- based approach to health care practice and to obtain a postgraduate qualification whilst enhancing clinical expertise in a specific discipline of medicine.

The programme has been designed in collaboration with senior clinicians and academics and is at the cutting edge of both contemporary medical practice and research. It will allow you to extend your knowledge and skills to advanced levels within your dedicated area of work.

Whichever pathway you choose, the programme will be delivered in partnership with Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust.

Qualification and course duration

MMed

part time
24-36 months

Course contact details

Name
Julia Berry
Email
Julia.Berry@wwl.nhs.uk
Phone
01257 256408