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Launch of SPHeRE's Online Diploma in Population Health and Health Services Research

  • 22 Jun 2017

This part-time Postgraduate Diploma is targeted at practising medical and allied healthcare professionals, social workers, health systems managers and researchers working across the health sector who wish to develop and/or build on existing expertise in population health and health services research.


The brand new part-time Postgraduate Diploma in Population Health and Health Services Research (PHHSR) is a fully-online Level 9 Diploma which starts in September 2017; this innovative joint award of The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Trinity College Dublin & University College Cork - the first of its kind - brings together the best expertise in Irish PHHSR.

The course aims to provide particpants with

  • Capacity to understand, commission and undertake population health and health services research
  • The multidisciplinary perspective essential to PHHSR, including skills to address knowledge sharing, transfer and implementation
  • An academic/research related qualification that links and strengthens clinical, professional and management practice
  • Connection to the expanding SPHeRE Network of PHHSR researchers and practitioners throughout the Irish health system

Click on the link below for full details