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The deciding factor in choosing Southampton was the enthusiasm and excitement shown by my PhD supervisor when he described the research

Daniel Asby - Full-time PhD in Human Genetics
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Southampton was chosen because it offered a postgraduate specialist qualification in Allergy and had an excellent reputation. Gaining this qualification gives credibility to my work as an independent allergy nurse specialist.

Janette Bartle - MSc Allergy
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The Allergy MSc at Southampton was instrumental in my obtaining the Clinical Lecturer post in Paediatric Allergy at St. Thomas' Hospital

Helen Brough - MSc Allergy
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I enjoyed my time at Southampton immensely – there were great opportunities to network with part-time students as well as chances to meet and speak to guest speakers and subject specialists.

Rachael Brown - MSc Public Health
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I'm really pleased I chose Southampton and I was given the support and encouragement to carry out the whole MSc. I have been able use my new knowledge and skills to improve patient care and experience in allergy clinics in my workplace.

Lucy Common (Riddington) - MSc Allergy
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After completing my MSc in Genomic Medicine at Southampton I have increased my breadth and depth of knowledge and it helped me to realise how other disciplines are also using genomics to improve patient care.

Stacey Daniels - MSc Genomic Medicine
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I was highly impressed with the knowledge, expertise, support and dedication of the faculty staff and lecturers.

Halima Sadiya Gumi - MSc Allergy,
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The course itself is fantastic – the content is great and is delivered by staff who are extremely enthusiastic, you cannot help but feel their love of the subject and from that, your own passion for it develops.

Helen Howells - Msc Allergy
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I hope that eventually my research will help us understand why some people may be predisposed to developing cancer.

Amy Jones - Part-time PhD in Human Genetics
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I knew that Medicine at Southampton had a good reputation for its research into this area (infection, inflammation and immunity) so I really wanted to carry on studying there

Kelly Lowings - Full-time PhD in Infection, Inflammation and Immunity
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“Programme tutors were friendly, approachable and always there to help.”

Yi Lu - MSc Public Health Nutrition
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The MSc at Southampton was perfect, and consolidated all the experience I had gained over the previous 15 years working in paediatric allergy.'

Deb Marriage - MSc Allergy 2010
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It was a great privilege to study Medicine at Southampton as the University is a major player in research in the UK

Raymond McCrudden - Part-time Doctorate of Medicine in Biomedical Sciences
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The MSc Diabetes Best Practice has prepared me well for the demands I will face in my future career as a doctor. The learning, skills and experiences I have gained during the programme have enabled me to build confidence in caring for individuals with Diabetes and better understand the challenges they face.

Meera Parmar - MSc Diabetes Best Practice
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I have to stress that this course is very serious and tough. However, by the end of the day, you must be very satisfied with and proud of what you have achieved.

Kam Fai Poon - MSc Allergy
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I decided to study at the University of Southampton because I knew it was very strong at research-based learning and when I looked around I was very impressed with the facilities - both academic and social

Claire Powell - Full-time PhD in Infection, Inflammation and Immunity
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I enjoyed the variety of learning styles and the relevance of the content of each module. There was a lovely mix of basic science, practical skills, patient encounters, research, and latest guidelines all delivered by expert speakers.

Jennie Rowley - MSc Allergy
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The confidence this course gave me has been fundamental in me winning the NHS England accolade of AHP of the Year in 2018.

Marianne Williams - MSc in Allergy
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