Translational Research: Bench to Bedside

Our Translational Research: Bench to Bedside is designed to train you in translating scientific laboratory discoveries into therapeutic interventions; to develop diagnostics and identify biomarkers of importance to human health and disease.

Below is a complete listing of the requirements you will need to fulfill should you choose to follow this track within the PhD in Clinical Research program. 

Year 1

Course Number

Course Title

Credits

Fall MPH0800

Introduction to Advanced biostatistics

3

Fall CLR0700 

Professionalism and Ethical Issues in Clinical Research

2

Fall CLR0006

Spectrum of Methods in Clinical Research I

3

Spring I MPH0812

Applied Linear Models I

 

Spring I MPH0400

Introduction to Epidemiology*

3

Spring I CLR 0016

Spectrum of Methods in Clinical Research II

3

Spring 2 MPH0822

Applied Linear Models II

3

Spring 2 CLR0501

Computational Tools for Clinical Research

3

Spring 2 CLR0007

Spectrum of Methods in Clinical Research III

3

Spring 2 CLR0011

Grant Writing

1

 

Total Required Credits (Year 1)

27

 

Year 2

Course Number

Course Title

Credits

Fall CLR0017

Clinical & Translational Research Journal Club & Seminar Series

1

Fall CLR0012

Integrative Problem Solving in Clinical and Translational Research (full year course)

1

Fall MPH0801

Introduction to Probability

3

     

Spring 1 CLR0018

Clinical & Translational Research Journal Club & Seminar Series

1

Spring 1 CLR0014

Integrative Problem Solving in Clinical and Translational Research (Registration includes spring 2)

1

Spring 1 CLR0320

Applied Biostatistics in Clinical Trials

1

Spring 2 CLR0901

The Drug Development Process*

1

Spring 2 CLR0019

Clinical & Translational Research Journal Club & Seminar Series

1

     

Spring 2 CLR0014

Integrative Problem Solving in Clinical and Translational Research (do not need to register for the course this term)

0

 

Total Required Credits (Year 2)

12

 

Year 3 and Beyond

To complete Doctoral Thesis for Clinical Research (CLR0020), you must register for a minimum of 24 dissertation credits. You will also have the option to register for up to three additional dissertation credits, or to take up to three electives credits.