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

Practice of Evidence-Based Health Care

  • Professional development
  • Mon 23 Apr 2018 to 27 Apr 2018

Introduction to Statistics for Health Care Research

  • Professional development
  • Mon 30 Apr 2018 to 06 Jul 2018

Statistical Computing for R and Stata

  • Professional development
  • Mon 21 May 2018 to 13 Jul 2018

Randomized Controlled Trials

  • Professional development
  • Mon 04 Jun 2018 to 08 Jun 2018

Introduction to Study Design & Research Methods

  • Professional development
  • Mon 11 Jun 2018 to 15 Jun 2018