Postgraduate Diploma / MSc Endocrinology and Diabetes Mellitus

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About the course

Designed for Doctors interested in Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus,
Metabolism and Clinical Chemistry in the UK and abroad. Allied Health professionals can be admitted on the basis of working as a specialist in the field and with a science based degree with a 2:1 or above. An exciting programme offered by The William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine. The course includes teaching from leading and international experts and flexible learning activities including online lectures, podcasts, guided reading, case analysis, 'ask the expert' and 'hot' topics

The programme consists of:

A taught programme over 4 semesters (leading to a Postgraduate Diploma from the University of London) covering the following modules:

Generic Skills and Core Knowledge

Hypothalamus and Pituitary

Thyroid, Parathyroids and Bone

Reproductive, Pregnancy and Paediatric Endocrinology

Metabolism, Energy Balance and Lipids

Adrenal Medulla and Cortex

Either Genetics, Oncology and Neuroendocrine Tumour Or Clinical Chemistry

Diabetes Mellitus

Examined by assignments submitted with each module and a final examination to take place in a local centre after the final module.

This programme may  be followed by a subsequent dissertation module based on either an independent research project or clinical cases.

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