Fundamental Research Skills for Cancer Research (2.5 contact hours by week – 2 credits/semester) - The proposed course has the main objective of providing fundamental research skills to aspiring professionals.  The course will be offered as blocks of lectures by semester.  Each semester one of the blocks will be offered in alternate fashion.

The four areas of knowledge are:

  • Enhancing verbal, analytical reading and writing skills
  • Responsible Conduct for Research
  • Research Methodology and Design
  • Introduction to Biostatistics and Bioinformatics