Medical Scholars Program Curriculum

Year 1

Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul
Biochemistry Cell & Molec
Biology
Genetics Med Micro
Microbiology and Immunology  
 
Identify Thesis Research Lab Research  
 
Research

Year 2

Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May
Clinical Micro* Infect. Control** Infect. Disease** Laboratory Operations
 
 
Advanced Microbiology
Research  
 

Credit Hours

CoursesCreditsTime
Biochemistry41.5h, 3x/week
Microbiology and Immunology81h, ~5-6x/week
Cell & Molecular Biology32h, 3x/week
Human Genetics32h, 3x/week
Medcial Microbiology68h, 5x/week
Clinical Micro Rotation*56h, 5x/week
Research-Thesis Proposal2
Infection Control**2.54h, 5x/week
Infectious Disease**2.54h, 5x/week
Laboratory Operations22h, 1x/week
Advanced Micro & Immuno22h, 1x/week
Research-Thesis4
Total: 44
*Depending on enrollment, may also be held late Aug to late Sep.
**Student chooses a 4 week period anytime from Sep to Feb.
David B. Duggan, MD, MACP, Dean

David B. Duggan, MD, MACP
Dean, College of Medicine

I am particularly honored to serve as Dean of the College of Medicine. As an alumnus of the Class of 1979 and a member of the faculty since 1986, I have been extraordinarily pleased at the growth of the Medical School over this time and proud of the work of its faculty and graduates.

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