Podiatry - Structured

NUI Galway


Course Name Podiatry - Structured
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code GYP13 GYP37
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 10 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters PhD
PAC Application Information PAC Codes:
GYP13 Full Time
GYP37 Part Time
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Duration Structured PhD (full-time, four years)

Structured PhD (part-time, six years)

GYP13 Full Time
GYP37 Part Time
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Entry Requirements PhD candidates should normally have a high honours standard in a relevant academic discipline at primary degree level or equivalent together with the support of an academic staff member who is approved by the College to supervise the research in terms of its nature and scope.

Additional entry requirements
Candidates may be required to submit a research proposal for consideration by the School as part of their application.
Course Content Course overview
The discipline of podiatry is committed to conducting and disseminating high quality research to support and enhance the evidence-base for podiatry.

Applications are invited in the areas of Diabetic foot disease, tissue viability and lower extremity wounds, quantitative methodologies specifically clinical trials, Interprofessional working in clinical practice.
Research Areas Areas of interest

Tissue viability / lower extremity wounds
Management of the at risk limb
Diabetic foot disease
Tissue stress
Foot and ankle biomechanics
Joint instability
Gait analysis
Orthoses therapy
Evidence based practice
Interprofessional working in clinical practice
Further Enquiries Dr. Caroline McIntosh
T +353 91 495 869
E caroline.mcintoshnuigalway.ie
W www.nuigalway.ie/podiatry
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