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Posted on behalf of Dr Frances Shiely, Director of Education HRB CRF-C

Dear colleagues,

The HRB Clinical Research Facility is currently recruiting for its three year part-time, MSc Clinical Trials (online). The programme will commence with the Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Trials in September 2019.

This Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Trials is designed to give a competitive advantage for those wishing to pursue a career in clinical trials in the pharmaceutical, medical device or academic sectors. It is the first such course in Ireland providing a pathway for progression to Postgraduate Diploma Clinical Trials and ultimately a MSc Clinical trials, and the only course designed and paced for the working professional. There are three 10-week semesters. Each 10 week block has 8 teaching weeks in total, with one week in the middle and end to catch up and complete work. Physicians, pharmacists, nurses, managers, scientists, health scientists, and workers in the allied health professions are encouraged to apply.

Further detail available in the attached brochure, at https://www.ucc.ie/en/cku17/ or email [email protected]

UCC Staff may be eligible to apply for the UCC Staff Fee Concession Scheme. See link for further details https://www.ucc.ie/en/hr/benefits/concession/

Registration is currently open and will close on July 1st 2019.

We look forward to your application.

Kind regards,


Dr Frances Shiely| Senior Lecturer |

PhD, MA Teaching & Learning, PG Certificate Clinical Trials|

Director of Education HRB CRF-C |

Programme Director MSc Clinical Trials|

Director TRAMS|

HRB Clinical Research Facility & School of Public Health |

Rm 4.30, Western Gateway Building | University College Cork | Cork | Ireland |T12 XF62
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