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Teaching Programmes & Courses

Undergraduate Programmes (BSc)

Postgraduate Taught Programmes (MSc)

Below are a list of taught courses available within each department:

Centre for Health Informatics & Multiprofessional Education

Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health

Research Department of Infection and Population and Health

Postgraduate Research Degrees (MRes, MPhil/PhD)

Below is a list of Departments within the Institute that offer Research Degree programmes, including a list of of their research themes:

Centre for Health Informatics & Multiprofessional Education (CHIME)

  • Health informatics
  • Quality improvement
  • Governance
  • Organisational change

Research Department of Epidemiology & Public Health (EPH)

  • Social determinants of health
  • Inequalities in health
  • Health & income
  • Health in Central & Eastern Europe
  • Health behaviours including diet, physical activity, alcohol & smoking

Research Department of Infection and Population Health (IPH)

  • Epidemiology, prevention & treatment of infections
  • Clinical (genito-urinary medicine), epidemiology & behavioural research
  • Large treatment cohorts to describe the mechanisms of action and the impact of milti-drug anti-HIV therapy
  • Behavioural science & HIV: reproductive issues, suicide, bereavement, prevention of transmission, ethical & legal aspects of living with HIV, policy

Research Department of Primary Care & Population Health (PCPH)

  • Cardiovascular epidemiology, longitudinal studies of risk factors for cvd
  • Care of older people, health services research to identify ways to provide effective primary care for older people & the integration between health & social care
  • Mental health research: effectiveness of interventions for severe & minor mental health problems in primary care
  • e-Health in primary care & at the interface between primary & secondary care
  • Primary care education to evaluate & share ideas & innovations related to medical education

Short Courses

UCL Health and Society Summer School: Social Determinants of Health - 29th June to 3rd July 2015

The one week non-residential UCL Health and Society summer school: Social Determinants of Health will be held from 29th June to 3rd July 2015 at UCL in central London. The summer school is organised by the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health. It provides an in-depth assessment of the social determinants of health from a global research, policy and governance perspective. Participants will have numerous opportunities for discussion over the one week course.

For more details please visit the Summer School website or contact Ms Emily Poole (Summer School Administrator)

T: +44 (0) 20 7679 1680

F: +44 (0) 20 7813 0242

E: e.poole@ucl.ac.uk

W: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/summer-school-social-determinants-health

Current Students Information

General Information

General information for current students can be found on the UCL Current Student webpage and includes the following information:

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Postgraduate Taught Information


Research Degrees Information

Regulations and Codes of Practice

General Information

Essential Procedures and Policies

Teaching Opportunities for Research Students and Early Career Research Staff

Graduate Funding

The Graduate School has provided matched funding to support student travel and external training for several years. These funds, which are important in enabling all of our research students to access opportunities to present their research and network, have now been moved to the School of Life and Medical Sciences and a simplified and streamlined procedure adopted for administering them. Full details are now available on the Academic Careers Office site at http://www.ucl.ac.uk/slms/aco/graduate_funding.


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