Approaches to Cardiovascular Health and Type 2 Diabetes Prevention


Up to 80% of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes is preventable and yet the burden of these conditions continues to escalate. This exciting postgraduate qualification provides professional education and training in the principles and practice of health promotion specifically applied to the promotion of cardiovascular health and type 2 diabetes prevention.

The programme is delivered in partnership with Diabetes Ireland, the Irish Heart Foundation and The National Institute for Preventive Cardiology, providing students a unique opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in with these key organisations.

The Online Application System is now CLOSED !

Early application is advised for the course commencing next year 2022/23 If you would like more information about this course, please send email enquiry to Denise Glavin

Click for  BROCHURE - PG Cert Cardiovascular Health and Diabetes Prevention

‌‌This is a blended learning course, working online accompanied by workshops which take place at NUI, GALWAY

Programme Director:                  Dr.  Mary Jo Lavelle 
Programme Coordinator:            Dr. Helen Grealish  
Programme Administrator:         Denise Glavin