University of Sheffield
Ophthalmology and Orthoptics
Relevant 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent from an approved institution; international candidates must have passed the PLAB examination or have obtained exemption from it.
Research areas: malignant melanoma of the uveal tract; investigation of the genetic alterations common to these tumours using techniques including cytogenetics; study of in vitro tumour behaviour to identify why certain tumours behave more aggressively; eye injuries in non-accidental injury in infancy; retinoblastoma: cell turnover; apoptosis; cell differentiation and angiogenesis; testing visual and binocular function in children; investigations into eye movements in the absence of normal binocular vision; the orthoptic effects of use of or withdrawal from opiates; integration of visual cues.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||September 2016||-||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||September 2016||-||6 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||September 2016||-||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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