Ms Dara O'Mahony,
School of Research and Postgraduate Education, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St. James's Hospital, Dublin 8.
Telephone: +353-1-608 3556/3557
Telephone: +353-1-414 3747
This course provides higher clinical training in Paediatrics with a focus on clinical examination. It also equips participants with management skills and research opportunities. The course is ideally suited to those wishing to pursue a specialist career in paediatrics and to those doctors in related specialities who have significant paediatric involvement. It is a full-time taught programme with a modular format, and is assessed by two three-hour written papers, clinical assessment and dissertation.
Candidates for admission require a medical degree, M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O., or equivalent qualification from another
university. Candidates will normally have been in paediatric training in an approved institution or have passed the
Membership of the Royal College of Physicians Part II examination or have equivalent experience. For those in related
specialities, in addition to a medical qualification, a Diploma in Child Health or Membership of the Faculty of Public
Health Medicine or experience deemed equivalent will be required.