Masters in Human Medicine

Human medicine deals with issues how to maintain human health conditions, prevent from illness and treat it. Human medicine is a health science based on biomedical research. The study field has many multidisciplinary fields, such as biomedical engineering, disaster medicine, hospital medicine, environmental medicine, travel medicine, evolutionary medicine, forensic medicine, medical ethics, sexual medicine, addiction medicine, laser medicine, therapeutics, pain medicine, nosology, medical humanities, pharmacogenomics, urgent care and etc. The field has a wide spectrum of health professionals: bioengineers, pharmacists, therapists, nurses, laboratory scientists and etc. Most of the basic sciences of the field are: genetics, immunology, neurology, psychiatry, neuroscience, microbiology, epidemiology, molecular biology, histology, toxicology, cytology, biostatistics, pharmacology, nutrition science, biophysics, medical physics, biochemistry, pathology, embryology, photobiology, endocrinology, anatomy, radiobiology and biomechanics.

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  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 3,000 per year
  • Non-EEA € 3,500 per year
  • 24 months

Health management is the only programme of the kind in the Baltics. It gives opportunity to obtain theoretical and practical knowledge in health management field based on European and international approach to health system management and applicable in real work. This study program is module-based, and part of the teaching staff is invited from foreign high schools. The programme is jointly implemented by Riga Stradinš University (RSU) and Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration.

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Public Health (Online), MPH Public Health (Online), MPH
  • Any time
    Not specified
  • 30 months

Equip yourself with the knowledge, skills and insights to shape public health and make a difference in your community wherever you are in the world. The fully online MPH provides an international and integrated approach, developing your knowledge in all the main disciplines of public health. The programme equips you with practical knowledge, problem solving and research skills enabling you to respond to health inequalities and manage and evaluate public health programmes in complex multicultural environments. The MPH helps prepare you to take on senior positions within public, NGO and international settings.

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Medicinal Chemistry Medicinal Chemistry
  • Jan 2016
  • Oct 2015
  • International £ 7,180 per module
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This postgraduate degree course enables you to study aspects of medicinal chemistry that explore the links between disease, mechanisms of action and the development of safe, effective commercial drugs.

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International and Comparative Disability Law and Policy International and Comparative Disability Law and Policy
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 6,015 per year
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Biomedical Sciences Biomedical Sciences
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA £ 9,000 per year
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This course allows you to plan your own taught programme to match your interests and experience by selecting modules from any other bioscience Masters course in the School of Life Sciences, with the advice of the course leader.

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Nutritional Epidemiology and Public Health (online Master Specialisation) Nutritional Epidemiology and Public Health (online Master Specialisation)
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  • EEA € 1,950 per year
  • Non-EEA € 6,937 per year
  • 36 months

The field of nutritional epidemiology and public health aims at elucidating the relationships between dietary intake, nutritional status and health outcomes. We train future epidemiologists in observational and intervention studies, with the aim to generate evidence for preventing disease and promoting health.

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Bioethics & Society Bioethics & Society
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA £ 8,520 per year
  • Non-EEA £ 17,040 per year
  • 12 months

Advances in biomedicine, neuroscience, and public health raise some of the most difficult ethical and societal questions today. The Bioethics & Society programme allows you to study these questions drawing on concepts, theories, and methods from philosophy and the social sciences. This will enable you to understand how bioethics influences the world, and how you could make an impact.

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Health Science Health Science
  • Jul 2016
  • National AUD 15,617 per module
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This program will provide you with an in-depth learning experience in your chosen field, presenting you with employment opportunities across a range of public health disciplines including primary health care, assessment and counselling of alcohol and other drug problems and working with people diagnosed with stroke.

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Nanomedicine Nanomedicine
  • Oct 2015
    Not specified
  • 12 months

Recent years have witnessed an unprecedented growth in research in the area of nanoscience. There is increasing optimism that nanotechnology applied to medicine will bring significant advances in the diagnosis treatment and prevention of disease. Increasing demand and awareness of applications of nanotechnology in medicine has resulted in the emergence of a new discipline, namely nanomedicine.

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Clinical Investigation Clinical Investigation
  • Any time
    Not specified
  • Not specified

Clinical investigation is the fastest growing discipline in the burgeoning medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Keeping pace with the ever-increasing body of knowledge and new regulatory procedures generated by advances in clinical research is critical to career success.

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Applied Dementia Studies Applied Dementia Studies
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA £ 5,760 per year
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  • Not specified

The Master's in Applied Dementia Studies is a unique course based on an eco-bio-psyco-social approach to dementia. Using a predominantly online approach to blended learning, students from all walks of life, professions and disciplines can engage in a stimulating, high quality programme which builds on theoretical underpinnings, policy and research evidence to how we can apply these ideas to enhancing the lives of people with dementia and those who care for them.

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Biodynamics of the Human Movement Biodynamics of the Human Movement
  • Dec 2015
    Not specified
  • Not specified

Study of the human movement from biological and biobehavioral analyses, such as Exercise Biochemistry, Physiology of the Exercise, Biomechanics, Motor Control, Learning and Development, Exercise and Sport Psychology and the intervention supported mainly by those subjects such as Nutrition Applied to Physical Performance and Physical and Sports Training.

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