(Structured PhD) Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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

Course overview

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

Programmes available

Structured PhD (full-time, four years)

Structured PhD (part-time, six years)

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.

Nephrology

 

Dr. Robert Coughlan / Dr. John Carey
bobbycoughlan@yahoo.ie / john.carey@hse.ie
Rheumatology

 

Contact Us

Ms. Breda Kelleher
E-mail: breda.kelleher nuigalway.ie
Ext: 353 91 493537

PAC code

Structured PhD,
full-time-GYP07
part-time-GYP25

Current project

Fees for this course

EU: €4,529 p.a. 2017/18

Non-EU: €13,750 p.a. 2017/18