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Program Director

Dr. Sharon Medcalf 

PhD Curriculum

Students enrolled in this Medical Sciences Interdepartmental Area sub-plan will engage in research that explores health practice, health policy, population health, or health education. All of these specialty areas impact the overall health of our communities, and work toward achieving a healthier global population.

Coursework

The coursework requirements for the MSIA - Health Practice & Medical Education Research PhD program are listed below:

Statistics Requirements
BIOS 806BIOSTATISTICS I3
BIOS 808BIOSTATISTICS II3
BIOS 835DESIGN OF MEDICAL STUDIES3
Core Curriculum
One course in grant writing
One course in applied research
MSIA 970SEMINAR1
MSIA 999DOCTORAL DISSERTATION1-9
Electives (5 courses)
Students will work with their Advisory Committee to select appropriate electives
Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) / Ethics Training