Advanced Training Programs

There are several NIH-funded trainign programs offerred to our students, based on their research interest. These groups offer a core curriculum in specific research areas.  Please see each Program's website for more information.

Molecular and Cellular Biology

Pharmacology: From Bench to Bedside

Training Program in Vision Science

Advanced Training in Environmental Health Sciences

Designated Emphasis

Graduate students in certain Ph.D. programs may participate in a Designated Emphasis, a specialization that might include a new method of inquiry or an important field of application which is related to two or more existing Ph.D. programs.

The Designated Emphasis is awarded in conjunction with the Ph.D. degree and is signified by a transcript designation.

Relevant designated emphases include:

Stem and Progenitor Cells