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390.801.71
Professional Goals and Objectives

Location:
Internet
Term:
2nd term
Department:
Clinical Investigation
Credits:
1 credits
Academic Year:
2021 - 2022
Instruction Method:
Synchronous Online
Class Times:
  • Tuesday,  9:00 - 9:50am
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Course Instructor:
Contact:
Charles Flexner
Frequency Schedule:
One Year Only
Resources:
Description:

Consists of didactic sessions focused on preparation for the Grant Writing course, careers and mentoring, and meetings between students and their academic advisors and/or potential research mentors to identify a single area of research focus and discuss short- and long-term career goals.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Define the structure of the GTPCI and various requirements of the MHS, ScM, and PhD degrees
  2. Distinguish between their Academic Advisor and Research Mentor, and the roles of mentors and mentoring
  3. Determine research and career objectives by meeting with their Academic Advisor
  4. Approach potential research mentors
  5. Locate potential clinical research projects, of relevance to their career
  6. Assess the benchmarks of a successful academic career
Methods of Assessment:

This course is evaluated as follows:

  • 99% Assignments

Enrollment Restriction:

Restricted to GTPCI students only

Instructor Consent:

No consent required