Areas of Concentration

The Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics program at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai offers several areas of concentration, each with their own series of courses. We also offer a variety of electives that can be taken in addition to your required courses.

Biophysics and Systems Pharmacology

Class

Course #

Credits

Intro to Structural Biology and Molecular Biophysics

BSR1107 3

Quantitative Physiology: Drug Disposition and Dynamics

BSR1802 3

Computational Structural Biology

BSR2102 3
Introduction to Computer Modeling and Macromolecules BSR2104 3
Structural and Chemical Approaches to Molecular Design BSR2108 3
Neuropharmacology BSR2700 1
Brain Imaging: In Vivo Methods BSR2701 1
Molecular to Systems Pharmacology BSR3801 2
Journal Club in Structural Chemical Biology and Molecular Design BSR4103 1
Seminar in Structural Chemical Biology and Molecular Design BSR5103 1
Seminar Series in Oncological Sciences BSR5201 1
Seminar in Cancer Biology: Works in Progress BSR5202 1
Topics in Clinical Neuroscience BSR6705 1
Advanced Topics in Cognitive Neuroscience BSR6706 1
BD2K: Data Mining and Network Analysis BSR6803 1
Applied Biostatistics in Clinical Trials CLR0320 3
Molecular Epidemiology CLR0420 3
Computational Tools and Information Sources for Clinical Research CLR0501 3
The Drug Development Process CLR0901 3
Medical Genetics MGC1400 4

Clinical and Translational Informatics

Class

Course #

Credits

Neuropharmacology

BSR2700

1

Brain Imaging: In Vivo Methods

BSR2701

1

Molecular to Systems Pharmacology

BSR3801

2

Seminar Series in Oncological Sciences

BSR5201

1

Seminar in Cancer Biology: Works in Progress

BSR5202

1

Topics in Clinical Neuroscience

BSR6705

1

Advanced Topics in Cognitive Neuroscience

BSR6706

1

BD2K: Data Mining and Network Analysis

BSR6803

1

Applied Biostatistics in Clinical Trials

CLR0320

3

Molecular Epidemiology

CLR0420

3

Computational Tools and Information Sources for Clinical Research

CLR0501

3

The Drug Development Process

CLR0901

3

Medical Genetics

MGC1400

4

Genetics and Genomic Sciences

Class

Course #

Credits

Translational Genomics

BSR2400

2

Introduction to Human Genome Sequencing

BSR2401

2

Journal Club in Genetics and Genomics Sciences

BSR4401

1

Seminar in Genetics and Genomic Sciences

BSR5401

1

Works in Progress: Gen and Genomic Sciences

BSR5402

1

Advanced Topics in Human Genetics

BSR6401

3

Practical Analysis of a Personal Genome

BSR6402

3

Additional Electives Recommended For MSBMI Students

Class

Course #

Credits

Probability and Inference 1

BIO6500

3

Introduction to Biostatistics

MPH0300

3

Multivariable Methods

MPH0311

3

Introduction to Advanced Biostatistics

MPH0800

3

Applied Linear Models

MPH0812

3

Statistical Inference

MPH0820

3

Analysis of Longitudinal Data

MPH0821

3

Applied Linear Models II

MPH0822

3