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Public Health, Epidemiology and Health Services Research MD

Public Health, Epidemiology and Health Services Research MD

Key information

Qualification type

DM/MD - Doctor of Medicine

Subject areas

Public Service Preparation Environmental Health (General) Epidemiology Health Promotion

Course type


Course Summary

The Institute of Health and Society has an international reputation in translational research aimed at promoting evidence-based policy and practice for the benefit of patient and population health. Postgraduate research supervision is available in applied epidemiology, decision making and organisation of care, life-course, development and ageing, and public health improvement. Research in the Institute of Health and Society (IHS) is organised into four themes and underpinned by four discipline groups.

As a research student, you will be fully integrated in a theme or group. You will have a team of supervisors, including clinicians or policy makers from a range of health and social care settings. Current research interests, projects and publications are available from our staff profiles. Themes will include: Applied epidemiology; Decision making and organisation of care; Life-course, development and ageing and Public health improvement. Discipline groups will include: Health economics; Health psychology; Medical sociology and Health technology evaluation.

Different course options

Full time | Newcastle University | 24 months | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time


24 months

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Fees: £4,327 - £12,127

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Fees: £22,110 - £29,910

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students should have a MBBS, or an equivalent medical degree.

University information

Newcastle University is a world-leading university, advancing knowledge, providing creative solutions and solving global problems. The university is a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group, one of 24 leading research-intensive UK universities. In recent years, Newcastle University has developed a presence in three similarly vibrant and globally-connected locations – London, Singapore and Malaysia. These provide both a global...more