The goal of this program is to train nationally competitive clinician/clinical translational scientists by providing a formal and structured educational program in the clinical and translational sciences including formal mentoring with interdisciplinary faculty working in the clinical sciences. Graduates are trained to conduct rigorous, credible and relevant patient-based research within stringent ethical and regulatory guidelines, and translate the evidence for community application.
In our program, training occurs across many disciplines to achieve proficiency in the areas of clinical science, clinical investigation and translation, and include:
- clinical epidemiology
- clinical studies design
For doctoral students, there is a selected emphasis of study in one of three areas: