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Dental Public Health

University of Dundee

Venues

City Campus

Content

This course is unique to Scotland, and is a joint venture between the internationally renowned Dental Health Services Research Unit (DHSRU) at the School of Dentistry and the School of Medicine, University of Dundee.

Using the World Health Organisation (WHO) Oral Health Programme strapline 'think global act local', the course will provide you with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to develop a career in government-based and national Dental Public Health programmes.

This programme also focuses on evidence-based dentistry, with input from Derek Richards, Director for the Centre of Evidence-Based Dentistry, and Professor Jan Clarkson, Coordinating Editor of the Cochrane Oral Health Group.

You can exit after 9 months with PgDip Dental Public Health

Entry Requirements

Applicants are normally required to hold a first class or upper second class degree in a health related topic and/or in subjects including dentistry, dental therapy/hygiene, the social sciences, and medical science. Applications will also be considered from others who, although not graduates, are exceptionally well qualified in terms of seniority and experience.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MDPH

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Department

Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing

SCQF Level

11

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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