Taught course

Inflammation: Cellular and Vascular Aspects

Institution
Queen Mary, University of London · William Harvey Research Institute
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper-second class honours degree in Biomedical science or a related discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Do you want to be part of the UK biomedical translational agenda? Do you have the skills to take molecular concepts and apply them to in vivo studies? Are you interested in finding out why inflammation is at the root of society's modern diseases such as heart disease and cancer? Do you think you might like to do a PhD but lack all the necessary skills? If these are some of your thoughts about your future, then this is the programme for you.

This course provides state-of-the-art practical training in modern molecular and cellular pharmacological techniques alongside their application to in vivo methods of pharmacological investigation of inflammatory and vascular disease mechanisms. The programme will deliver scientists adept in the crucial skillset needed for successful careers in UK Life sciences especially deeper phenotyping in vascular and inflammatory research, for example in rheumatoid arthritis, atherosclerosis, pulmonary hypertension, hypertension, arrhythmia, nephrology or cancer.

In particular this course is designed to provide a springboard for those individuals wishing to a PhD in this field of research.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Amrita Ahluwalia
Email
a.ahluwalia@qmul.ac.uk
Phone
+44 20 7882 8377