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Course Outline

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Students are expected to work full-time during summer semester on rotation or dissertation research to fulfill program requirements. Summer registration is not required.

Year 1

RequiredCourse TitleCourse No.Semester Cr
Fall (FS) Molecular & Cellular BiologyGNTD-70014
Pharmacological Principles & ReceptorsMCBP-80313
SeminarMCBP-80051
Laboratory RotationMCBP-80014
Spring (SS)Systems PharmacologyMCBP-80273
Integrative Molecular Pharmacology and MedicineMCBP-80233
BiochemistryGNTD-70023
Ethics in ResearchGNTD-70301
SeminarMCBP-80051
Laboratory RotationMCBP-80012

Year 2

RequiredCourse TitleCourse No.Semester Cr
Summer (US) Laboratory Rotation (pre-QE)MCBP-8001 
Fall (FS) Laboratory Research (pre-QE)MCBP-80715-11
Electives *(see below)3-5
SeminarMCBP-80051
Spring (SS) Dissertation Research (post-QE)MCBP-90716-9
SeminarMCBP-80051
Statistics and Experimental DesignMCP-8050C3
Electives *(see below)2-5

Year 3–5

RequiredCourse TitleCourse No.Semester Cr
Fall & Spring Dissertation Research (post-QE)MCBP-90715-11
SeminarMCBP-80051
Electives * 2-5
Fall Electives Intro to Functional GenomicsGNTD-80813
Drug DiscoveryMCBP-70102
Safety PharmacologyMCPB-70202
Human PhysiologyMCP-60004
Future Faculty Seminar – Job Search ColloquiumMLTI-84203
Spring ElectivesAdvanced Safety PharmacologyMCBP-70212
Mechanisms of Cell TransductionMG-70113
Future Faculty Seminar – Teaching EffectivenessMLTI-84103

(Check OneStop for course descriptions and scheduling)

Students are expected to work full-time during summer semester on rotation or dissertation research to fulfill program requirements. Summer registration is not required.

Contact Us

Department of
Pharmacology
Graduate Program

231 Albert Sabin Way
MSB 4261
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0576

Mail Location: 0576
Phone: 513-558-3102
Email:jeannie.cummins@uc.edu