Research course

Department of Medicines Management

Institution
Keele University · School of Medicine
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Proposed research project must fit within the department's research strategy.

Months of entry

September

Course content

A multidisciplinary group whose research focus is on achieving optimum use of medicines. Key research areas use prescribing databases for primary care, investigate prescribing behaviour of GPs, and explore patients' perspectives on medicines. Research topics must fall within the departments' research strategy themes.

Department specialisms

Prescribing Analysis; Implementing Evidence-Based Practice; Patient and Prescriber Perspectives; Evaluation of Healthcare Developments; Pharmaco-Epidemiology of Asthma and Headache; Epidemiology of Substance Abuse

Fees and funding

Department of Health, NHS Executive (Central and West Midlands), Royal Pharmaceutical Society.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
48 months
part time
84 months

MPhil

part time
36 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Ms P Black
Email
pya16@keele.ac.uk
Phone
01782 584132
Fax
01782 713586