Sheffield Institute for
Translational Neuroscience

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SITraN is part of the Department of Neuroscience in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health at the University of Sheffield. Our postgraduate MSc courses and research degrees offer students a springboard into a career in neurosciences. For further information on each course, please click below.

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The MSc Translational Pathology (Neuroscience) course combines core teaching of the fundamental aspects of the major nervous system diseases, with significant emphasis on the development of practical laboratory skills encompassing histopathology, molecular pathology and microscopy.

Learn more about the MSc in Translational Pathology (Neuroscience)

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Translational Neuroscience applies findings from fundamental laboratory research relating to brain structure and function to development of new therapies for neurodegenerative, neuropsychiatric and neurodevelopmental diseases. 

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Learn more about our PhD with integrated MSc in Translational Neuroscience

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This course is run by The University of Sheffield in partnership with Health Education England. It provides progressive programme of fundamental genetics and genomics, through to applied clinical practice and genomic research, whilst recognising the ethical, legal and social issues that arise in using genetic data.

Learn more about the MSc in Genomic Medicine in Sheffield

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Learn to apply the fundamentals of neuroanatomy and physiology to better understand the clinical features of patients with neurological disease. An integrated approach links recent research advances to cutting edge management in the clinic, focusing on how insights from the laboratory translate to benefits for patients.

Learn more about the MSc in Clinical Neurology 

PhD studentships