With an expanding population and increased life expectancy, along with factors like climate change and unhealthy lifestyles, there is a need to protect communities and prevent disease and ill health among large groups of people.
Our courses in Public Health will help healthcare professionals better understand the complex issues that surround public health and develop the problem solving and leadership skills necessary to tackle them.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Genomic Medicine and Healthcare aims to equip graduates with critical knowledge and understanding of genomic medicine. Graduates will be able to apply knowledge for direct clinical benefit and future study. Our course also caters to the educational needs of a primary and secondary care audience, and is the only one of its kind that is completely accessible online.
Our Postgraduate Diploma in Gastroenterology is designed to facilitate a better understanding of common gastroenterology disorders typically found in the community and will enable students to up-skill in diagnostic and management of gastroenterological disorders. Students will be better equipped to read and interpret endoscopy reports, an increasingly important element of practice.
In clinical practice, kidney disease is encountered frequently by the non-renal specialist, especially as it is as a complication of common conditions such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Therefore, healthcare professionals on the front line, including primary care and specialist units, need to be equipped with the skills and knowledge to deal with renal patients confidently and effectively.
Obesity is a growing epidemic worldwide. Our Postgraduate Diploma in Obesity and Weight Management will focus on the rapidly growing pandemic, expand your knowledge and enable you to effectively treat patients. This fact, in conjunction with our affordable prices, promises a truly accessible course of the highest standard.
Interest in sports and exercise is increasing, putting pressure on healthcare professionals to possess a diverse set of specialist skills. You need to be able to help not just athletes recovering from injury, but the general public in maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
Having a specialist knowledge in pain management is an increasingly important asset and extra responsibility of medical personnel. Our Pain Management Postgraduate Diploma is designed to help healthcare professionals specialise in their career and aid the need for more pain management professionals.
Our Postgraduate Diploma in Cosmetic Medicine has been specifically designed to promote and enhance working professional’s knowledge underpinning practice in cosmetic medicine. It is designed to complement separate practice based recognised prior learning (RPL) awards that are being developed for cosmetic medicine practitioners.
Our online Applied Health Economics Postgraduate Diploma is necessary to address the disparity between national and sub-national decision-making and between different sub-national regions or institutions. The course aims to standardise processes and give practitioners the ability to apply the same principles to their individual decision-making. This Applied Health Economics course will enable health care professionals to be well equipped to elicit the maximum value from finite budgets.
Mental health care is evolving. Changes to the Mental Health Act, the official recognition of spectrum disorders such as OCD and autism and the increasing demand on mental health services is impacting this growing field. This means healthcare professionals on the front line need to be equipped with the skills and specialist knowledge to deal with mental health patients confidently and effectively. The Clinical Psychiatry Postgraduate Diploma will improve your knowledge to ensure the best patient outcome.
The Expedition and Wilderness Medicine Postgraduate Diploma has been designed for any health professional who is interested in developing their credentials in the specialty. Our experienced faculty focus upon the practicalities of preparing for the expedition and also on the physiological and pathological impacts of expedition in remote and extreme locations.
Our Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership in Healthcare course has been developed to educate and equip current healthcare professionals with the skills required to manage challenges within this multifaceted industry.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Education course is specially developed for busy healthcare professionals and aims to enable graduates to develop a critical knowledge, understanding, and application of medical education.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine is designed to be practical and clinically focused. The course will provide an integrated approach to preventative cardiovascular medicine, focusing on applying scientific principles to direct patient care and create healthcare professionals who can independently assess, evaluate and disseminate the evidence base related to preventative cardiovascular medicine.
All physicians need to be familiar with rheumatologically related conditions. Having specialist knowledge in the field of rheumatology is an increasingly important role and extra responsibility of medical personnel.
With a dramatic increase in the demand for fertility services and IVF treatment in the hands of the specialist, there is an increasing need for knowledge in the treatment and management of fertility issues at primary care level. Our Postgraduate Diploma in Sexual and Reproductive Medicine has been developed for GPs, Doctors, Nurses, Physicians, Pharmacists and other suitably qualified individuals with an interest in sexual and reproduction medicine.
Our Postgradute Diploma in Care of the Elderly is designed to be practical and clinically focused, allowing all healthcare professionals the opportunity to deepen their knowledge in specific areas of interest and relevancy. This will allow them to meet the needs of the ageing person, whilst collaborating and learning with their colleagues in the multidisciplinary team.
Endocrinology is perceived by many as an esoteric subject dealing with rarities. However, it's less well appreciated that endocrine knowledge is important to the generalist as endocrine disease is a common presenting problem in primary care. All allied health professionals are exposed to patients with endocrine-related disorders. Primary care physicians manage many patients with overt endocrine disorders, with the management of hypothyroidism also featured in the GMS contract.
Respiratory disease has a significant impact on the health of the population and the use of health care resources both in the United Kingdom and internationally. Our respiratory medicine courses will enable more health care professionals to have the required knowledge to treat patients. It will develop problem solving and clinical skills together with preparing students to take a leadership role in Respiratory Medicine.
Our Dermatology in Clinical Practice Postgraduate Diploma satisfies the growing international demand for dermatology courses. Having a specialist knowledge in dermatology is an increasingly important asset for medical personnel. Our course is designed to help healthcare professionals specialise in their career and aid the need for more dermatology professionals.
Our Acute Medicine Postgraduate Diploma has been designed to improve the knowledge of healthcare professionals who assist in the delivery of care to acutely ill patients. Many registered healthcare professionals are exposed to acute medicine within their daily work routines, there is an increasing demand for tailored postgraduate education. Our course caters for this demand, enabling you to develop a systematic understanding of evidence-based, protocol-delivered practice that is pivotal in optimising acute care.
Diabetes is one of the most common conditions worldwide, with prevalence increasing at an alarming rate. As a healthcare professional, you can make a significant contribution to solving this problem by improving your specialist knowledge and skills in treating and preventing the condition.