Foundations of Biomedical Research

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Course No: MLSC.5500-201; SIS Class Nbr: 14214; SIS Term: 2830
Course Status: Canceled 1/4/19

Course Description

This course prepares graduate students in the MS in Clinical Laboratory Science for biomedical research. Students will learn clinical and basic research design and experimental aspects through applying critical thinking skills and engaging in outcome evaluation of research studies and quantitative data analysis and interpretation. Students will develop an understanding of the key differences between clinical, translational and basic research and their implications and relation to diagnostic, treatment and health management. The course will introduce students to literature review, identifying basic and key gaps and formulating key questions for scientific experimental pursuit. The course also reviews basic statistics research methods, including statistical significance.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: MS in CLS, Clinical Pathology certificate, or permission of Instructor.
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  • Core Codes: LDAY
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
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When Offered & Tuition

  • TBD
  • Spring 2019: Jan 22 to May 03
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

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