Coordinated PhD Biomedical Sciences / Master of Public Health - Epidemiology Concentration

Catalog 2016-2017
 

COORDINATED PHD BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE AND MPH IN EPIDEMIOLOGY CONCENTRATION
Curriculum Planning Worksheet
Course Name
Term Course
Credit Hours
Fall
Spr
Sum
MPH Core Requirements (20 credit hours) 
BST 601:Biostatistics 
 
X
X
4
ENH 600: Fundamentals of Environmental Health1
X
X
X
3
EPI 600: Introduction to Epidemiology2
X
 
X
3
HB 600: Social & Behavioral Sciences Core3   X X 3
HCO 600: Intro to PUH Systems X   X 3
PUH 697: Internship X X X 3
PUH 695: The Public Health Integrative Experience X X   1
School Wide Requirement (3 credit hours)
PUH 627: Writing and Reviewing Research (WAIVED)        
Epidemiology Department Track Requirements (10 Credit Required) Select 10 hours of approved EPI electives courses below
EPI 635: Genetics in Public Health
 
X
 
2
EPI 731: Genetic Epidemiology
  X
 
4
EPI 788: Principles and Methods in Molecular Epidemiology
   
X
4
EPI 698: Research      X 1
SOPH Coursework Total - 30 required4
 
Biomedical Electives (12 Hours Required) Select 12 hours of the approved Biomedical electives courses below
GBS 703: Research Analysis and Presentation     
 
1
GBS 704: Intro to Experimental Medicine       2
GBS 716: Grantsmanship and Scientific Writing       2
GBS 717: Methods of Logic in Science       1
GBS 720: Genomic Structure and Function       2
GBS 722: GGS Bioinformatics        2
GBS 726: Advanced Medical Genetics       3
GBS 727: Advanced Human Genetics       1-4
GBS 749: Mitochondria in Health, Disease & Toxicology       3
GBS 755: Integrative Bioinformatics       3
GBS 756: Cardiometabolic Disease Journal Club       1
GBS 757: Biology of Disease       3
GBS 768: Communicating Science: Reading, Writing, and Presentation       2
GBS 770: Pathobiology of Cancer       2-4
Total Credit Hours Earned for Degree5 42
At the end of the program you need 30 hours from School of Public Health and 12 from the Biomedical Science Program (42 total hours).

1Or ENH 611: Environmental & Occupational Exposure Assessment depending on advising/scheduling.
2Or EPI 610: Principles of Epidemiologic Research depending on advising/scheduling. 
3Or HB 624: Advanced Social and Behavioral Science Theory depending on advising/scheduling.
4Meets the Graduate School requirement of a minimum of 30 semester hours of graduate work.
5Meets the CEPH MPH degree requirement of a mimimum of 42 semester hours.