MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Due to our program reorganization, the Experimental Therapeutics (ET) Program's MS and PhD programs are being phased-out -- the information below applies only to students who joined the program prior to Fall 2017.

Prospective students, please click here to find a listing of our current reorganized Programs, including the new Therapeutics and Pharmacology Program.

Contact People

Dr. Varsha Gandhi

Dr. William Plunkett

Course Requirements – PhD Students

In addition to the general GSBS course requirements, the ET Program has the following course requirements and electives:

Elective Courses:

Course Requirements – MS Students

MS students affiliated with the ET Program must satisfy the general GSBS course requirements for MS students and may choose from the courses listed above for PhD students.

Candidacy Exam Format
: Off-Topic Exam following the general GSBS guidelines