MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Due to our program reorganization, the Human and Molecular Genetics (HMG) Program is 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 the current reorganized GSBS Programs, including the new Genetics and Epigenetics Program and the Quantitative Sciences Program.

Contact Person

               Dr. Eduardo Vilar-Sanchez

Course Requirements

In addition to the general GSBS course requirements, course requirements for students in one of the two HMG Program tracks are as follows:

TOTAL Credits: Minimum of 9 graded A-F plus minimum of 2 graded P/F

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