MSc - Master of Science
Nutrition Nursing: Specific Conditions Medical Specialisations: A-E
Our innovative course will provide you with world-class education and training in the assessment and management of patients with morbid obesity both before and after surgery.
It is now generally accepted that patients with morbid obesity are best treated with bariatric (weight-loss) surgery. Our innovative course will provide you with world-class education and training in the assessment and management of patients with morbid obesity both before and after surgery.
Why study this course with us?
You will receive training in the skills required in the reading and interpretation of the literature and translating that into evidence-based practice. We aim to develop your research and writing skills so that you will be in a position to contribute to the scientific literature in an effective manner.
If clinical research is your interest, on successful completion of the MSc you may wish to continue your education by studying for a PhD or Clinical MD.
Applicants must hold an appropriate first degree with a minimum of 2:2 honours (e.g. in Medicine, Biomedical Science, Dietetics, Human Biology), or hold appropriate professional qualifications and be able to demonstrate suitable background knowledge and skills. Applications are invited from: - those with related undergraduate degrees (e.g. Biomedical Science, Dietetics) or equivalent professional qualifications and background experience - junior doctors - NHS staff - international students with appropriate qualifications - international doctors or healthcare professionals.
From a teaching college, to becoming the University of Chester, over 180 years of academic growth has allowed the University to offer an extensive selection of postgraduate courses and research options across a number of specialist sites. This includes five sites in and around Chester, a campus in Warrington, a University Centre in Shrewsbury, and a new health and nursing education facility, Marriss House, in Birkenhead. Through the work of...more