Research course

Pathway Medicine

Institution
University of Edinburgh · Veterinary Biomedical Sciences
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMSc by research

Entry requirements

A good first degree in an appropriate subject, equivalent to a UK 2:1.

Months of entry

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Course content

The central goal of the Division of Pathway Medicine (DPM) is to integrate post-genomic science with medicine in order to provide a better understanding of disease processes. This will provide the basis for the development of new medical innovations for the diagnosis and treatment of human diseases. To do this the DPM promotes multidisciplinary interactions between science and medicine.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

MSc by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Douglas Roy
Email
douglas.roy@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 242 6279
Fax
+44 (0) 131 242 6244