Research course

Metabolic Medicine

Institution
Imperial College London · Metabolic Medicine
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

Please refer to our website for further information.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The department has extensive research facilities including a full range of cell and molecular biology laboratories, and facilities within the Diagnostic Laboratory. It also has particular skills in investigation of expression and regulation peptide hormones.

Department specialisms

Amongst others, the section focuses on the following research areas: Cardiovascular risk Complications of pregnancy Pituitary disease Type 2 diabetes Continuous Glucose sensor for Type 1 diabetes Clinical Evaluation of an Artificial Pancreas in people with Type 1 Diabetes Using intelligent systems e.g. health apps to support Type 1 Diabetes Using mobile technology to promote lifestyle changes to prevent Type 2 diabetes

Information for international students

Evidence of English language proficiency is a requirement for all students. Please see the College web page English language requirements for further details.

Fees and funding

Various studentships, research grants/contracts, ORS, Commonwealth Scholarships, British Council awards. See http://www.imperial.ac.uk/department-of-medicine/study/phd-opportunities/funding/

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Prof S Bloom
Email
s.bloom@ic.ac.uk
Phone
020 8383 3242
Fax
020 8383 3142