Health research


Flexible postgraduate 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

Teaching Evidence-Based Practice

  • Professional development
  • Mon 16 Sep 2019 to 20 Sep 2019

Developing Practice in Medical Education

  • Professional development
  • Mon 03 Feb 2020 to 07 Feb 2020

Health Care Value

  • Professional development
  • Mon 16 Mar 2020 to 20 Mar 2020

Advanced Qualitative Research Methods

  • Professional development
  • Mon 30 Mar 2020 to 03 Apr 2020

Course Design, Assessment and Evaluation

  • Professional development
  • Mon 11 May 2020 to 15 May 2020