MD (Res)

Doctor of Medicine (Research) – MD (Res)

The MD(Res) is aimed specifically at individuals in clinical practice who wish to undertake a piece of supervised research associated with their employment.

Students must be registered for a minimum of two calendar years either full-time or part-time before submitting a thesis for examination. The thesis, of no more than 50,000 words, may deal with any branch of medicine, surgery or medical or dental science.

It must form a distinct contribution to the knowledge of the subject and afford evidence of originality by the discovery of new facts and/or by the exercise of independent critical thought.