Psychiatry

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

Course overview

The Discipline 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 (part-time)
MD (full-time)
MD (part-time)

Areas of interest

  • Neuroimaging abnormalities in schizophrenia
  • Neuroimaging abnormalities in bipolar disorder
  • Impact of genetics and environmental risk factors on the neurobiology of psychosis
  • Variation of neurobiological abnormalities with illness progression and with pharmacological treatment in psychotic and affective disorders
 

Researcher profiles

Professor Colm McDonald
colm.mcdonald@nuigalway.ie
RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Neurobiology of psychotic illness, neuroimaging, health services research.

 

Contact Us

Ms Marian Fannon
T +353 91 49 4563
E marian.fannon@nuigalway.ie

 

PAC code

PhD (part-time) GYN46
MD (full-time) GYN47
MD (part-time) GYN48

Current project

Fees for this course

EU: €5,750 p.a. 2018/19

Non-EU: €14,750 p.a. 2018/19

EU Part time:  Year 1 [2018/19] €3,910. p.a.

How to Apply