MSc Medical Parasitology

Program description: 

This course provides core training in the theoretical and practical aspects of medical parasitology, covering the protozoan and metazoan parasites of humans and the vectors which transmit them. Students will gain specialised skills to enable them to pursue a career in research, control or teaching related to medical parasitology.

Graduates enter a range of global health fields ranging from diagnostics through to applied basic research and operational control to higher degree studies and academic/teaching-related positions.

Duration: one year year full-time or split-study over two years. Based in London, UK.

Program discipline(s): 
Global health
Public health
Environmental studies