Blizard Institute - Barts and The London

Postgraduate Taught Courses

We offer a diverse and exciting range of subjects to study, all taught by highly dedicated staff who are leaders in their fields.

Queen Mary Postgraduate Open Evening

Wednesday 18 March, 4.30-7.30pm

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Blizard Institute MSc Open Evening

Tuesday 31 March 2020, 5.15-7.30pm

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Aesthetic Medicine (MSc/PGDip/PGCert)

  • Distance Learning
  • Part Time

Take your career to the next level with a Masters in Aesthetic Medicine from Queen Mary. Designed to significantly advance your clinical practice, this programme delivers high-calibre training in sought-after procedures such as botulinum toxin injections, dermal fillers and laser treatment.

  • Attendance Based
  • Part Time
  • Full Time

This Biomedical Science MSc will prepare you for the next stage of your career, whether you enter employment or pursue further research in the fields of biomedical science or medical microbiology. Study in a purpose-built laboratory and develop a systematic understanding and a critical awareness of current problems and new insights.

  • Distance Learning
  • Part Time

This innovative online degree delivers the educational foundation for excellent burn care practice within the multidisciplinary burn team environment. Ideal for physicians, surgeons and allied professionals, who wish to improve their practice on burns units.

  • Distance Learning
  • Part Time

Designed for those with a medical background, this part-time postgraduate diploma delves into the core aspects of dermatology from a primary care perspective.

  • Attendance Based
  • Part Time
  • Full Time

Take the next step in your clinical career with a Masters in Clinical Microbiology from Queen Mary. On this course you will develop your own original scholarship and scientific research: preparing you to pursue further research or professional study.

  • Distance Learning
  • Part Time

Resuscitation is a rapidly evolving area that crosses the boundaries of emergency medicine, intensive care medicine, anaesthesia and acute medicine. This Masters in Emergency and Resuscitative Medicine provides you with an opportunity to develop your skills under the guidance of a renowned, international faculty.

  • Distance Learning
  • Attendance Based
  • Part Time
  • Full Time

Designed as both an introduction and update in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition, this programme is aimed at practising clinicians wishing to understand the theories and practises of effective research techniques.

  • Attendance Based
  • Part Time
  • Full Time

Law has rarely been the focus of dedicated study in the context of global public health. Yet legal frameworks and instruments continue to influence both the content and delivery of public health standards and policy goals. In this MSc you will critically examine this relationship, with teaching by medical doctors, public health consultants, lawyers, economists, political scientists and others.

  • Attendance Based
  • Part Time
  • Full Time

What are the consequences for health and wellbeing when people are unequal? This MSc considers the social determinants that drive these inequalities and looks at how policy-making at local, national, and international levels can change things at a population level.

Explore how the principles and practice of effective and fair public healthcare can inform health policy and healthcare systems in national and local settings This course focuses on the theoretical and practical principles of solidarity in healthcare systems. You’ll study the links between health systems and social, political, economic, and cultural issues within countries and themes.

International Primary Health Care (MSc)

  • Attendance Based
  • Part Time
  • Full Time

If you’re a professional who wishes to combine primary healthcare delivery with population health or make the transition from a clinical patient-facing role to one that includes public health, management, education or policymaking, this could be the programme for you. Attain a deep critical understanding of primary care, public health and associated health policy from an international perspective.

  • Attendance Based
  • Part Time
  • Full Time

Migration and health are often considered separate areas of enquiry. However, in studying this programme, you can learn to respond to the needs of migrants related to their social, cultural and political identities, social welfare, humanitarian needs, and their legal, citizenship and rights-based concerns, especially where these intersect with health and healthcare.

  • Attendance Based
  • Full Time

From the bench to the bedside — help to transfer neuroscience and pharmacological discoveries into clinical use. Study topics from the principles of drug design and development to the clinical aspects of the management of major neurological diseases. The clinical component is unique to this course and ties together the scientific, clinical and personal aspects of neurological disease.

  • Distance Learning
  • Part Time

Can we improve survival and outcomes following traumatic injury? Trauma is one of the world’s leading killers and orthopaedic injuries pose a major clinical challenge world-wide. Undertake this two-year online MSc and develop a broad critical understanding of the up-to-date science and practice of trauma care, with a focus on orthopaedic and orthoplastic management.

Public Mental Health (MSc)     

  • Attendance Based
  • Full Time
  • Part Time

On this MSc, you will learn to consider the importance of cultural competence when making clinical decisions about the care and management of those suffering from poor mental health. Whether you are a clinician, policymaker, manager or activist, you will be able to examine psychiatry and mental illness through a public health and socio-cultural lens.

  • Distance Learning
  • Part Time

Whether you are a trainee microsurgeon or a more experienced surgeon, this distance learning programme will improve your confidence in this innovative and rapidly developing field. You will gain comprehensive training in microsurgery and clinical management.

  • Attendance Based
  • Full Time

Explore the possibilities of regenerative medicine, an interdisciplinary field where scientists work towards the repair of diseased or damaged tissues using biological or cell-based technologies. Regenerative medicine is a rapidly growing area of research that encompasses stem cell biology, tissue engineering, genome engineering, and nanotechnology.

  • Distance Learning
  • Part Time

Can we improve survival and outcomes following traumatic injury? Severe injury triggers a sequence of changes within the cells of the body and can lead to critical and disabling illness. Learn to understand these changes and improve patients’ survival and recovery. Undertake this two-year online MSc and develop a broad, critical understanding of the up-to-date science and practice of trauma care.

  • Distance Learning
  • Part Time

War is predicted to be the sixth leading cause of death by 2020. With humanitarian crises and mass casualty events on the rise, specialist training is increasingly important. Undertake this two-year online MSc and develop an understanding of the up-to-date science and practice of military and humanitarian trauma care.

Tuberculosis (PGCert)

  • Distance Learning
  • Part Time

Tuberculosis is the leading infectious disease killer and the ninth cause of death globally. Study this comprehensive online-learning postgraduate certificate and gain a thorough overview of this dangerous disease. The programme offers an emphasis on the prevention, diagnosis, and management of drug-susceptible Tuberculosis (TB).