Postgraduate Open Day

College of Medical and Dental Sciences - Postgraduate Open Day Saturday 10 March 2018

MDS labThe College of Medical and Dental Sciences (MDS) is a major international centre for research and education. The College provides an impressive portfolio of graduate-entry, postgraduate taught and research programmes. Programmes at all levels are delivered by some of the UK’s most respected clinicians and health professionals, providing you with the best possible learning experience in one of the UK’s largest and most diverse healthcare regions.

Our Postgraduate Open Day gives you the opportunity to talk to our experts and find out more about the wide portfolio of taught and research opportunities available to you at the University.

Start planning your day by browsing our scheduled events in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences below. 

Please note that the below schedules and events were for our previous postgraduate open day, and will be updated closer to the event. However, it will give you an idea of event timings for you to plan your travel.

Please note: staff from the School of Dentistry will not be available at the Open Day. For more information please visit: www.birmingham.ac.uk/dentalpractice-distance

Graduate Entry Medicine (GEC)

Events for Graduate Entry Medicine (GEC) - 4 year MBChB programme 
 Time  Event  Location

2.00 - 2.45pm 

Course overview

Dr Remi Zvauya 

Meet at Reception, Medical School (B1)

3.00 - 3.45pm

Meet the Graduate Entry Medicine students and tour the facilities.

Meet at Reception, Medical School (B1)

Masters Courses

Events for Masters Courses in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences
 Time  Event  Location
12.00noon - 1.30pm

Advanced Clinical Practice MSc, Advanced Practice in Healthcare (Global) MScand Clinical Health Research MRes

Dr Maria Clark

MDS stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

12.00noon - 2.00pm 

Cancer Sciences MRes

Dr Roger Watson

MDS stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

 

12.00noon - 2.00pm

Immunology and Immunotherapy MSc

Dr William Jenkinson and Dr Nick Jones

MDS stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

12.00noon - 2.00pm

Public Health MPH programmes –Health Research Methods MSc

Dr Raoul Reulen

MDS stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00noon - 2.00pm

Clinical Oncology MSc

Dr Jean Assender

Report to Reception - Cancer Sciences Building (B5)
12.00noon - 2.00pm

Trauma Science MSc

Dr Zubair Ahmed

MDS stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00noon - 2.00pm

Biomedical Research: Integrative and Translational MRes

Dr Andrew Coney

MDS stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00noon–2.00pm

Genomic Medicine MSc

Dr Andrew Bell

MDS stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00noon–2.00pm

Physician Associate Studies Diploma

Professor Jim Parle

Report to Reception, Medical School (B1)

12.00noon–2.00pm

Bioinformatics MSc

Prof. Jean-Baptiste Cazier, Prof. Ben Brown.

MDS stand, Great Hall,Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00noon–2.00pm

Cardiovascular Science MRes

Dr Steve Thomas and Dr Neil Morgan

MDS stand, Great Hall,Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00noon–2.00pm

Health Economics and Econometrics MSc and Health Economics and Health Policy MSc

Dr Louise Jackson

MDS stand, Great Hall,Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00noon–4.00pm

Pharmaceutical Enterprise MSc

Professor Nick Barnes

Report to Reception, Medical School (B1)
1.30–4.00pm

Biomedical Research: Integrative and Translational MRes

Dr Kevin Whitehead

Report to Reception, Medical School (B1)
2.30pm and 3.00pm

Tour of Medical School facilities with current Masters students

Meet at Reception, Medical School (B1)
2.45–3.30pm Overview of courses in the School of Biosciences, including Bioinformatics MSc Room WG04, Biosciences Building (R27)
4.00–5.00pm

Café Masters – an opportunity to put your questions to a panel of current postgraduate students in a relaxed and informal setting.

Refreshments will be provided.

Room G06, Ground Floor, University House (O3) – the ambassadors conducting the tour of the Medical School can escort you to the Café

Postgraduate Research

Events for postgraduate research at the College of Medical and Dental Sciences
 Time Event  Location
12.00noon–2.00pm

Information on Postgraduate Research

MDS stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

2.30–3.30pm

Tour of Medical School facilities with current doctoral researchers.

Meet at Reception, Medical School (B1)
4.00–5.00pm

Café PhD – an opportunity to meet current doctoral researchers, hear about their work and their experiences of PhD life, and ask questions in a relaxed and informal setting.

Refreshments will be provided.

Room G07, Ground Floor, University House (O3) – the ambassadors conducting the tour of the Medical School can escort you to the Café


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