Electives and Selective Requirements - All students in the SCiTR must participate in a Research Elective in year 3. Additionally, students will be required to complete Research Electives and ITSU 4402, Multidisciplinary Translational Research Selective in year 4. Students in the track will be required to complete a total of 4 periods of translational research during years 3 and 4 for a total of 12 weeks of research after their first year.
Seminars - All students will be required to attend 4 seminars beginning their second year in medical school. SCiTR members are strongly encouraged to participate in the Translational Research Seminar Series with the HPTM students. Seminars may be logged at the following link: https://redcap.utmb.edu/surveys/?s=PFPD9KXH4E
Capstone – A manuscript describing research work completed. This is submitted at the end of the BSHS course (ITSU 4402). A presentation of research work presented during the Translational Research Seminar Series.
If you have any questions, please contact the Institute for Translational Sciences Office of Educational Programs.