Programs:

Health Research Methodology

Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence & Impact

The program focuses on developing competency and leadership in research methodology that promotes the integration of health relevant disciplinary perspectives to create rigorous and innovative evaluation strategies and frameworks. This is facilitated by an interdisciplinary educational model that draws on faculty from across the faculties of Health Science, Science, and Social Science.

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Degree Details

Doctorate (Ph.D.)

A research intensive program with the goal of equipping the graduates with research methods skills that enable them to "push the boundaries of knowledge" relevant to improving clinical practice (including medical education research), strengthening health systems and enhancing population health.

Areas of Research

  • Clinical epidemiology
  • Biostatistics
  • Health services research
  • Population and public health
  • Health technology assessment
Length:
4 years
Required Credential:
Master’s degree or equivalent
Program Type:
Thesis
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time
Typical Entry:
September
Typical Deadline:
November 15th

Degree Options

Master of Science (M.Sc.)Degree Details

Length:
2 years
Required Credential:
Honours Bachelor's degree
Program Type:
Thesis, Course based
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time

Doctorate (Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
4 years
Required Credential:
Master’s degree or equivalent
Program Type:
Thesis
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time

MD / Doctorate (MD/Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
7 years
Required Credential:
Master’s degree or equivalent for HRM PhD; Refer to MD/PhD program for specific MD requirements
Program Type:
Thesis
Program Options:
Full-Time