Electives and Other Related Courses

Students should take 4 credits worth of elective course work. Below is a list of some examples of electives courses:

  • Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship, New class being developed
  • New Course: Introduction to Regulatory Science: New course to be developed. (Fall Tu-Th 3:30- 5:00pm). Course directors: Aaron Kesselheim and Jerry Avorn. 4 credits. In Development
  • BCMP 311qc: TransMed. Course director: Jagesh Shah. 2 credits.
  • Bio 214 HSPH: Principles of Clinical Trials. Spring. Course director: L.J. Wei.  2credits.
  • Biostatistics 238: Principles and Advanced Topics in Clinical Trials. (Spring M., W., 1:30-3:20 pm; Catalog Number: 9623). M. Hughes 2 credits
  • HSPH BIO 523: Statistical and Quantitative Methods for Pharmaceutical Regulatory Science (Spring Tu-Th 3:30-5:20pm). Course director: Marcia A. Testa. 2 credits
  • Immunology 307qc Cancer Immunology
  • BPH 309qc Tumor Cell Metabolism and Signaling
  • Cell Biology 212: Biology of the Cancer Cell
  • Cell Biology 211: Molecular and Systems Level Cancer
  • HBS 2104: Commercializing Science: Technology Strategy and Business Models for Science-Based Enterprises, Fall 13 X 2 hour sessions. Course director: Vicki Sato. 4 credits.
  • SCRB 130: Biomedical Entrepreneuring: Turning Ideas into Medicine
  • SCRB 145: From Cells to Tissues, in Sickness and in Health
  • SCRB 167: Stem Cells and Regeneration in the Pathobiology and Treatment of Human Disease
  • SCRB 302: Mechanisms of Epigenetic Reprogramming
  • SCRB 220: Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics in Modern Medicine
  • SCRB 182: Got (New) Brain? The Evolution of Brain Regeneration
  • SCRB 180: Regeneration and Repair in the Mammalian Brain
  • SCRB 185: Human Disease
  • BCMP 230: Principles and Practice of Drug Development. Course directors: Lee L. Rubin and Stan Neil Finkelstein. Fall , 3-6 pm.  4 credits.
  • CTI736: Translational genetics and omics. Spring Tu., 12:30-2:30 PM. Course director: Benjamin Raby. 2 credits.
  • Systems Biology 200 (SB 200), Dynamic and Stochastic Processes in Cells. Fall Tu., Th., 10:00am-11:30 am. Course directors: Jeremy Gunawardena and Johan Paulsson. 4 credits.
  • BCMP 234: Cellular Metabolism and Human Disease. Spring . Course director: Thomas Michel. 4credits.
  • Chem 101: Chemical Biology Towards Precision Medicine
  • Chem 110: Small Molecules and Biological Processes