Postgraduate Education

The National Institute for Prevention and Cardiovascular Health (NIPC) in partnership with the University of Galway, offer a unique portfolio of leading postgraduate opportunities in Preventive Medicine and Cardiovascular Health. These courses focus on the prevention and control of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, obesity and enabling active lifestyles, health and well-being.

This portfolio of preventive programmes is unique in the world. These courses are delivered fully online using a blended-approach and are specifically designed to meet workforce development needs and support continuous professional development.

A qualification in this area will leave you well placed to respond to the most pressing areas in preventive medicine. All programmes are delivered from the NIPC Headquarters led by international leaders and clinical specialists from cardiology, nursing, nutrition, exercise, behavioural medicine and public health. The programmes are evidence based and allow for an exceptional opportunity for you to interact with experts, as well as engage in cutting-edge research and opportunities in cardiovascular disease and prevention and rehabilitation. Explore this unique portfolio and get prepared for the array of employment opportunities in public health, health promotion, healthcare management, academic and research settings, and the pharmaceutical industry.

See all postgraduate programmes in the portfolio of Preventive Medicine and Cardiovascular Health below.

MSc Preventive Cardiology

PgCert Cardiac Rehabilitation 

MSc Obesity

MSc Diabetes

MSc Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation 

Postgraduate Programmes in Preventive Medicine and Cardiovascular Health Brochure