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PHARM 299 - Research Proposal in Pharmacology

3 Credits

A required course for all doctoral candidates. The student will write a proposal for his/her dissertation research in National Institutes of Health grant application format. The proposal should contain sections on a) Specific Aims, b) Background and significance, 3) Preliminary Studies, d) experimental methods, as well as detailed budget and justification, and rationale for the use of animals and/or humans if applicable. The proposal will be reviewed by the student’s Research Advisory Committee, which will include an expert in the research field from outside the University, and presented by the student before this Committee. The grade will be assigned by the Advisory Committee based on the scientific quality of the written proposal and its verbal defense.