Health research


Postgraduate part-time courses and training in health research

In partnership with

Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences  

Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine


A world-class postgraduate programme for healthcare professionals with the potential to be the independent researchers of the future.  It is designed for medical and dental trainees, academic clinical fellows and healthcare professionals for whom clinical research will play an important role.

  • Part-time postgraduate qualifications - study while working
  • Taught by leading researchers through the Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences and Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Flexible programme with elective modules for student choice
  • Intensive residential weeks in Oxford with interactive, problem-based learning
  • Home study supported by web access to course and library resources and to online discussions

Upcoming courses

Introduction to Study Design & Research Methods

  • Professional development
  • Mon 27 Nov 2017 to 01 Dec 2017

Systematic Reviews

  • Professional development
  • Thu 30 Nov 2017 to 06 Dec 2017

Statistics for Clinical Trials

  • Professional development
  • Mon 04 Dec 2017 to 08 Dec 2017

Mixed Methods in Health Research

  • Professional development
  • Mon 08 Jan 2018 to 12 Jan 2018

Practice of Evidence-Based Health Care

  • Professional development
  • Mon 15 Jan 2018 to 19 Jan 2018