(Structured PhD) Radiology

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

  • Barium imaging of colon cancer
  • Orally administered negative contrasting agents in abdominal CT scanning
  • Computer tomography of pulmonary sarcoid.
  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Ultrasound and guided biopsy
  • Investigation of blunt renal trauma

Researcher profiles

Professor Peter McCarthy
E: peter.mccarthy@bsi.ie
W: www.nuigalway.ie/rad/

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PAC code

Structured PhD,
full-time - GYP16
part-time - GYP32

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.