OHSU

Curriculum

Course Name Course No. Credits

YEAR 1

 

 

Fall Quarter

 

 

Structure & Function of Biological Molecules

CON 661

3

Genetic Mechanisms

CON 662

3

Practice & Ethics of Science

CON 650

2

Research Rotation

CON 601

6

PMCB Literature Club

CON 605

2

Winter Quarter

 

 

Bioregulation

CON 663

3

Molecular Cell Biology

CON 664

3

Research Rotation

CON 601

6

PMCB Literature Club

CON 664

2

Spring Quarter

 

 

Principles of Chemical Biology

CON 669

3

Organ Systems

CON 667

3

Research Rotation

CON 601

6

PH2 Literature Club

PHPH 606

2

Summer Quarter

 

 

PMCB Comprehensive Exam

CON 608A

8

Research Rotation (optional)

PHPH 601

8

YEAR 2

 

 

Fall Quarter

 

 

Pharmacokinetics

PHPH 617

2

PHPH Seminar Series & Colloquia

PHPH 607

1

Research

PHPH 601

8

Winter Quarter

 

 

Receptor Pharmacology

PHPH 618

2

PHPH Seminar Series & Colloquia

PHPH 607

1

Research

PHPH 601

8

Spring Quarter

 

 

Elective (student's choice)

 

2+

PHPH Seminar Series & Colloquia

PHPH 607

1

Research

PHPH 601

8

Summer Quarter

 

 

PMCB Qualifying Exam

CON 608B

8

Research

PHPH 601

8

YEAR 3 and BEYOND

 

 

Thesis Research & Departmental Requirements

 

 



Recommended Electives: Advanced Organic Synthesis, PHPH 630, 4 credits; Molecular Biophysics & Experimental Bioinformatics, CON 668, 3 credits; Analytical Instrumentation, new course taught with Dept. of Chemistry, Portland State University, 3 credits.