General Practice
Queens University Belfast

Research in the Department of General Practice at Queen’s University is conducted on a number of distinct themes:


Clinical Research

  • Early diagnosis of Cancer
  • Physical Activity Research
  • Diet & Exercise
  • Cardiovascular Medicine, Cardiac & Stroke rehabilitation
  • Weight Management in the elderly

Medical Education Research

  • Identity construction in GP training
  • Understanding OSCEs
  • Assistantship & Preparation for Practice
  • Polypharmacy in older people
  • Admission to medical school
  • Safety in IV fluids
  • Clinical Ethics & Reasoning through Simulation