Course Catalog for PhD in Anatomy (2018-2019; download PDF)

Course No. Title Credits
First Year (Fall semester)
ANAT 8411 Human Gross Anatomy I 4
ANAT 8513 Human Embryology I 1
ANAT 8611 Human Neuroanatomy and Neuroscience I 2
ANAT 8613 Human Cell Biology and Histology I 2
ANAT 8532 Seminar and Journal Club I 1
First Year (Spring semester)
ANAT 8412 Human Gross Anatomy II 4
ANAT 8514 Human Embryology II 1
ANAT 8612 Human Neuroanatomy and Neuroscience II 3
ANAT 8614 Human Cell Biology and Histology II 2
ANAT 8532 Seminar and Journal Club II 1
Summer
**ANAT 8996 Research Lab Rotations 2
Examples: ANAT 8528, 8591, 8593, 8596, 8995, 8996, CBIO 8506, 8991, 8992 Elective(s) 1-3
Second Year (Fall semester)
CBIO 8599 Statistics for the Biomedical Sciences 3
ANAT 8526 Practice in Teaching 3
ANAT 8532 Seminar and Journal Club III 1
BCHM 85__*** Biochemistry 3
FISA 8605*** Basic Concepts on Human Physiology 3
***(or equivalent course recommended by the Department)
Second Year (Spring semester)
ANAT 8525 or 8526 Practice in Teaching 2 or 3
ANAT 8532 Seminar and Journal Club IV 1
**ANAT 8996 Research Lab Rotations 2
Summer
**ANAT 8996 Research Lab Rotations  2
Third Year (Fall semester)
**CBIO 8991 Bioethics in Research: Fundamentals 1
ANAT 8596 Proposal Preparation 3
Third Year (Spring semester)
**CBIO 8992 Bioethics in Research: Applied Topics 2
Qualifying exam and proposal defense
Fourth and Fifth Years
ANAT 8599 Dissertation Thesis Research 15
Examples: ANAT 8528, 8591, 8593, 8596, 8995, 8996, CBIO 8506, 8991, 8992 9-11
Total…………64-65

**Recommended electives