Human Investigation

Specialization Track

This track is reserved for trainees in the NIH K30 Training Program in Human Investigation

Required Core Courses: (40 credits required)
BI 550 Topics in Biomedical Chemistry * 3 credits
GC 510 Database Design and Management 2 credit hours
GC 515 Quality Measures/Outcomes Analysis in Healthcare, or
GC 650 Economic Analysis of Healthcare Interventions, or
PH 508 Health Policy: An International Perspective
3 credit hours
3 credit hours
3 credit hours
GC 630 Fundamentals of Clinical Trials 3 credit hours
GC 640 Research Ethics and Responsible Conduct 1 credit hour
GC 654 Pharmacoepidemiology, or
GC 655 Clinical Epidemiology
2 credit hours
2 credits hours
GC 660 Biostatistical Methods of Data Analysis 3 credit hours
GC 690 Regulatory Issues in Scientific Affairs 2 credit hours
MI 580 Epidemiology 3 credit hours
PR 522 General Pharmacology * 3 credit hours
PR 525 Clinical Pharmacology 3 credit hours
Elective* 3 credit hours
PR 810, 820, 830 Clerkship 3 credit hours
PR 870, 880, 890 Masters Thesis Research ** 6 credit hours

The courses listed are components of the NIH K30 Training Program in Human Investigation.

Physicians may receive up to nine credits for medical school coursework (typical courses are marked with “*”).

** Please note that the Human Investigation track requires a research thesis (i.e., students in this track are not eligible for the capstone project option).