Research MS Cardiovascular Disease, Obesity, and Diabetes Curriculum

Required BMS Core Courses

Course title Course number
Biochemical, Cellular and Molecular Foundations of Biomedical Sciences BMS 600
Seminar BMS 680
Communication Skills for Biomedical Sciences I BMS 660
Communications Skills for Biomedical Sciences II BMS 661
Introduction to Research BMS 785
Responsible Conduct of Research BMS 644
Statistical Techniques for the Biomedical Sciences BMS 617
Research BMS 882

Required Research Cluster Courses

Course title Course number
Mammalian Neurophysiology PHS 628
Mammalian Physiology PHS 629
Experimental Approaches to Physiology (in place of PHS 628 and PHS 629) PHS 667
Physiology of the Cell PHS 666
Cardiovascular Disease, Obesity and Diabetes Colloquium BMS 665

Suggested Electives

Course title        Course number
Advanced Cardiovascular Physiology        PHS 638
Advanced Molecular Genetics        BIC 638 (every odd-numbered year)
Signal Transduction        BIC 643

MS Comprehensive Examination

Thesis Defense