Obstetrics and Gynaecology

College of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Sciences,
School of Medicine

Course overview

The Department offers supervision in a wide area of medical interest. To pursue either degree, potential candidates should discuss the matter with the Head of Department. 

Programmes available

PhD (Obstetrics & Gynaecology), part-time
MD (Obstetrics & Gynaecology), full-time
MD (Obstetrics & Gynaecology), part-time

Areas of interest

  • Preterm labour 
  • Myometrial physiology 
  • Placental biology 
  • Fetal disorders 
  • Molecular aspects of parturition 
  • Obstetrics and cerebral palsy

Researcher profiles

Prof. John Morrison
john.morrison@nuigalway.ie    
www.nuigalway.ie/obsgyn/
RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Preterm labour; foetal medicine; myometrial physiology.


Dr. Geraldine Gaffney
geraldine.gaffney@nuigalway.ie
RESEARCH INTERESTS
Obstetrics and cerebral palsy; thrombophilia in obstetrics; medical disorders in pregnancy.

Contact Us

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PAC code

PhD (part-time) GYN24
MD (full-time) GYN25
MD (part-time) GYN26

Fees for this course

EU: €4,529 p.a. 2017/18

Non-EU: €13,750 p.a. 2017/18

Ph.D. EU Full time programme:  €4,529 p.a. / Ph.D. EU Part time programme:  €2,320 p.a.

How to Apply