Cancer Immunology

The MD-PhD required curriculum for the PhD consists of 72 credit hours from required and elective courses, drawn from these lists.

Prerequisites from the first two years of medical education curriculum

IMC 502 Fundamentals I 7.2 cr
IMC 504 Fundamentals II 3.8 cr
IMC 510 GI and Metabolism 5.5 cr
IMC 500 Medicine and Society 2.0 cr
IMC 602 Cardiovascular 7.2 cr
IMC 604 Pulmonary 8.0 cr
IMC 606 Neuroscience I 2.3 cr
Laboratory Rotations
    36.0 cr

Required Courses

STA 527 Introduction to Medical Statistics 4.0 cr
RPG 559 Advanced Immunology 4.0 cr
RPG 561 Trends in Tumor Immunology 3.0 cr
RPG 603 Basics in Grantsmanship I 1.0 cr
RPG 604 Basics in Grantsmanship II
1.0 cr
RPG 504 Responsible Conduct of Research 1.0 cr
MST 601 MD-PhD Seminar 1.0 cr/sem
RPG 565 Immunology Journal Club 1.0 cr
RPG 608 Graduate Research TBD

Required Non-Credit Courses

  • Integrated Cancer Sciences I/II (audited, attend Immunology lectures only)
  • Top 10 Immunology Techniques

Elective MD-PhD Courses (optional)

RPG 564 Principles in Flow and Image Cytometry 4.0 cr