Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry
General Program Information for PhD Candidates (including post-BA and post-MA PhD)
Our interdisciplinary program called the Program in Biomedical Sciences incorporates didactic coursework and biomedical research to prepare our graduates for career advancement. Our new Foundations in Biomedical Sciences (FiBS) curricula will be integrated into this exciting, new program. In the first year, PhD students will participate in the FiBS I core curriculum while rotating in a number of research laboratories. As students progress through the program, they will have access to additional courses including in professional skills to assure that our PhDs and MD/PhDs are prepared for successful careers in academia, industry, local or federal government. After selection of a dissertation research laboratory, students will join the program/department with which the mentor is affiliated and continue advanced studies towards candidacy.
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