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Organization, Regulations, and Courses 2017-18

Additional Requirements by Track:

Biomedical Physiology and Immunotherapy

Students in Biomedical Physiology and Immunotherapy are required to take one of the following courses:

PEMM 271 Advanced Biomedical Sciences


MICR 144 Cellular and Molecular Basis of Immunity

Three elective courses

Cancer Biology and Molecular Therapeutics

PEMM 126 Cancer Biology

Three electives

Molecular Pharmacology, Toxicology and Experimental Therapeutics

PEMM 131 Current Approaches in Experimental Therapeutics

Three electives


MDED 115 Geisel Year 1 Medical Neuroscience course with supplemental experimental neuroscience section (2 course equivalent)

Two electives

2. Attendance and participation in the Program’s weekly seminars and journal clubs.

3. Students must be enrolled in a research course every term; rotations in the early terms and thesis research credit thereafter.
PEMM 141, PEMM 142, PEMM 143. Research Rotations (three to be completed within 9 months)
PEMM 297, PEMM 298, PEMM 299. Thesis Research, a credit/no credit course for graduate students

4. PEMM 137. Qualifying Exam. (Satisfactory completion of a written and oral qualifying examination)

5. Satisfactory completion of a significant research project, and preparation of a thesis describing this research.

6. Successful defense of the thesis in an oral examination, and presentation of the work in a seminar.

For further information, see the Graduate Study Catalog.