MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Courses Offered for Fall 2019

Course Schedules for Fall 2019

Registration Information

DEFINITIONS

Didactic course: A course that consists primarily of faculty-led lectures and discussions on related concepts.

Topics and Seminar courses: A course in which presentations and discussions of specialized topics are led by students, faculty and/or invited guests. The formats of these courses vary, so please check with the course coordinator for details.

GSBS Course List
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours Grading System Semester Frequency Category
GS11 1174 Advanced Clinical Rotation in Genetic Counseling 4 Pass/Fail All Semesters Annually Current Courses Offered Human Genetics
GS14 1051 Seminar in Neurobiology of Learning and Memory 1 Pass/Fail All Semesters Annually Current Courses Offered Neuroscience
GS00 1021 Special Project: Internship 1 Pass/Fail All Semesters Annually Current Courses Offered General Faculty
GS02 1012 Physics of Positron Emission Tomography 2 Letter Grade Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS02 1032 Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2 Letter Grade Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS21 1171 NIH Fellowship Proposal Development New course - NIH Fellowship Proposal Development 1 Pass/Fail All Semesters Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1301 Clinical Perspectives for a Basic Scientist New course - Clinical Perspectives for a Basic Scientist 1 Pass/Fail Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1181 Biomedical Ethics for the Genetic Counselor New course - Biomedical Ethics for the Genetic Counselor 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS00 1020 Practicum in Teaching Variable (1-3) Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered General Faculty
GS01 1031 Quantitative Sciences Student Seminar Series New course - Quantitative Sciences Student Seminar Series 1 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
GS01 1041 Computational Approaches for Single-Cell Data Analysis New course - Computational Approaches for Single-Cell Data Analysis 1 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
GS02 1052 Imaging Science New course - Imaging Science 2 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS02 1062 Introduction to Clinical Medical Physics New course - Introduction to Clinical Medical Physics 2 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS02 1093 Introduction to Medical Physics I: Basic Interactions 3 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS02 1154 Introductory Radiation Therapy Physics Rotation 4 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS02 1194 Introduction to Medical Physics IV: The Physics of Nuclear Medicine 4 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS02 1731 Medical Physics Seminar 1 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS03 1711 Seminars in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 1 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Biochemistry
GS04 1093 The Biology of Cancer Metastasis 3 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology
GS04 1213 Mechanisms in Cancer Therapeutics 3 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology
GS04 1231 Advanced Topics in Epigenetics New course - Advanced Topics in Epigenetics 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology
GS04 1241 Advanced Topics in DNA Repair New course - Advanced Topics in DNA Repair 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology
GS04 1251 Practical Bioinformatics New course - Practical Bioinformatics 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology
GS04 1751 Design and Delivery of Advanced Research Seminar 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology
GS07 1741 Literature Survey in Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 1 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Current Courses Offered
GS11 1073 Introduction to Genomics and Bioinformatics 3 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Human Genetics
GS11 1031 Contemporary Issues in Genetic Counseling 1 Letter Grade Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Human Genetics
GS11 1082 Psychosocial Issues in Genetics 2 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Human Genetics
GS11 1103 Evolution of DNA and Protein Sequences 3 Letter Grade Fall Odd Years Current Courses Offered Human Genetics
GS11 1113 Introduction to Statistical Genetics 3 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Human Genetics
GS11 1172 Prenatal Genetic Counseling 2 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Human Genetics
GS11 1622 Topics in Medical Genetics I 2 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Human Genetics
GS11 1711 Seminar in Genetics and Population Biology 1 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Human Genetics
GS12 1011 BCB Seminar Series 1 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Physiology and Pathology
GS12 1051 Seminars in Life Sciences 1 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Physiology and Pathology
GS12 1262 Cellular Basis of Cardiac Function 2 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Physiology and Pathology
GS14 1214 Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience New course - Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 4 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Neuroscience
GS21 1014 Design and Management of Clinical Trials 4 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1017 Foundations of Biomedical Research 7 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1018 Foundations of Biomedical Research for Quantitative Students 7 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1051 The Ethical Dimensions of the Biomedical Sciences 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1232 Translational Sciences: From Bedside to Bench and Back 2 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1152 Scientific Writing 2 Pass/Fail Spring and Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1331 Precision BioMedicine and Nanotechnology 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1341 Nano Course in Lymphatics in Health and Disease New course - Nano Course in Lymphatics in Health and Disease 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1351 Nano course in Cardio-oncology New course - Nano course in Cardio-oncology 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS14 1021 Current Topics in Neurobiology of Disease 1 Pass/Fail Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Neuroscience
GS02 1202 Electronics for Medical Physicists 2 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS03 1111 Scientific Writing for Grant Proposals 1 Letter Grade Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Biochemistry
GS14 1071 Translational Neuroscience New course - Translational Neuroscience 1 Pass/Fail Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Neuroscience
GS21 1061 Critical Thinking in Science 1 Pass/Fail Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1142 Writing Scientific Research Articles for Publication 2 Pass/Fail Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1611 Topics in Molecular Medicine 1 Pass/Fail All Semesters Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS21 1743 Cancer Research Administration and Management, Lab/Practicum New course - Cancer Research Administration and Management, Lab/Practicum 3 Letter Grade All Semesters Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS04 1011 Workshop for Experimental Training in Mouse Cancer Biology New course - Workshop for Experimental Training in Mouse Cancer Biology 1 Pass/Fail Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology
GS02 1133 Introduction to Radiation Protection 3 Letter Grade Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS02 1022 Special Radiation Treatment Procedures 2 Pass/Fail Summer Session Annually Current Courses Offered Medical Physics
GS06 1132 Application of Tumor Immunology in the Clinical Setting 2 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Immunology
GS01 1143 Introduction to Bioinformatics 3 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
GS14 1213 Visual Neuroscience New course - Visual Neuroscience 3 Letter Grade Fall Odd Years Current Courses Offered Neuroscience
GS21 1723 Cancer Research Administration and Management, Pre-Award New course - Cancer Research Administration and Management, Pre-Award 3 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Other Course Offerings
GS06 1103 Emerging Concepts in Immunology 3 Letter Grade Fall Annually Current Courses Offered Immunology