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PhD programs in healthcare are designed for students who wish to pursue a research career in the medical field. Doctoral programs typically include a combination of academic courses and research, and depending on the program, also practical training. PhD studies aim to advance knowledge in a health-related field, and students are to produce original research and present a dissertation at the end of their studies, which is then examined by a committee of experts. PhD in health graduates can continue their research career in the academia, government or industry. A PhD in health can be earned in a variety of specializations. Some of the most popular PhD programs are in the field of public health, nursing, nutrition, and pharmacy. Programs in clinical psychology, food science, and alternative medicine are also in high demand. Have a look at some of the top PhD programs in health listed below, compare the curricula, costs, and study locations before choosing the one that most appeals to you. Remember that you can save time and contact the university admissions for more information directly by filling out the online form.

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Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
2019-03-21
Colombia, Bogotá + 1 More
Universidad de La Laguna
2017-11-25
Spain, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

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