Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences

Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences

Curriculum

The curriculum for the Master of Science in Biomedical Science aligns with and fundamentally advances Charles R. Drew University’s vision, mission, and values. Our program has specifically designed courses that addresses our mission by providing advanced scientific knowledge, research training, practice of ethically based research and values, and integrated coverage of global and urban health disparities and social justice.

 

Semester

Course

Course Name

Units

 

 

Fall

MBS 500

Medical Biochemistry

3

MBS 510

Physiological Basis of Health and Diseases

3

MBS 520

Principles of Biomedical Informatics

2

MBS 530

Translational Research Methods I

3

MBS 540

Ethical Conduct in Medicine and Science

2

 

Total units:

13

 

 

Spring

MBS 531

Translational Research Methods II

3

MBS 550

Medical Genetics and Epigenetics

3

MBS 560

Scientific Communication

2

MBS 570

Advances in Hematology and Immunology

3

MBS 590

Clinical Topics in Urban and Global Medicine

3

 

Total units:

14

 

 

Summer

MBS 580

Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology

3

MBS 595

Graduate Seminar in Health Disparities & Social Justice

2

MBS 599

Research Thesis

4

 

Total units:

9

 

 

Total Units:

36