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 14 Jan 2019 to 18 Jan 2019

Introduction to Statistics for Health Care Research

  • Professional development
  • Mon 28 Jan 2019 to 22 Mar 2019

Mixed Methods in Health Research

  • Professional development
  • Mon 28 Jan 2019 to 01 Feb 2019

Evidence-Based Diagnosis and Screening

  • Professional development
  • Mon 04 Feb 2019 to 08 Feb 2019

Essential Medical Statistics

  • Professional development
  • Mon 25 Mar 2019 to 29 Mar 2019