Taught course

Clinical Bariatric Practice

Institution
University of Chester · Institute of Medicine
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants must hold a medical first degree, or hold appropriate professional qualifications and be able to demonstrate suitable background knowledge and skills.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This innovative programme will provide you with world-class education and training in the assessment and management of patients with morbid obesity both before and after bariatric surgery.

Uniquely, you will spend a number of weeks attached to a bariatric surgical unit. You will gain clinical management experience with a particular emphasis on practical skills such as gastric band fills.

This is a unique opportunity for professionals involved in obesity to learn 'best practice' from acknowledged experts in the field.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 - 48 months

PGDip

part time
24 - 48 months
full time
12 months

PGCert

part time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
postgrad@chester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1244 511 000
Fax
+44 (0)1244 513 111