Research Opportunities

Summer Research Fellowships

The summer research program is a training program in the pharmaceutical, administrative and clinical sciences, designed to identify promising students and encourage them to consider research-oriented careers. Fellowships are available to assist students who wish to be actively involved in research endeavors during the summer term. 

 

Didactic and Experiential Research Elective Courses

Didactic Electives
PHA 548 Project Development (2 hours)

Prerequisites: consent of instructor and a GPA of 2.5 or better is required. This course is designed to acquaint the student with the techniques involved in the development of a project in either the basic or clinical sciences. A project will be assigned to the student and the student will be expected to perform literature reviews and other work deemed necessary by the faculty instructor to produce an acceptable final written report. (This course may be taken up to two times for credit.)

PHA 549. Introduction to Research (2 hours)
Prerequisites: consent of instructor and a GPA of 2.5 or better is required. This course is designed to acquaint the student with current techniques utilized in basic and clinical research. A problem will be assigned by the instructor and the student will be expected to do the library and laboratory or clinical work required to prepare a report. (This course may be taken up to three times for credit.)

 

Experiential Elective
PHA 696. Research (5 hours)

The research experience will provide the student with the opportunity to participate in an ongoing research project and develop skills necessary for pursuit of graduate education, fellowship, or research-oriented career.