Summer Courses

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This is a list of Summer 2018 courses.  For general course descriptions, please search for the course number in the Graduate Catalog. Course names link to the most recent syllabus provided by the course director, or to a course web page. Information shown in italics is subject to confirmation. Please contact course director for more info.

Critical Dates 2018

  • Summer A:  May 14 – June 22, 2018
  • Summer B:  July 2 – August 10, 2018
  • Summer C:  May 14 – August 10, 2018
  • University Holidays (no classes):  May 28 Memorial Day;  June 25-29 Summer Break;  July 4 Independence Day
  • Summer A & C registration May 10, 5:00 p.m.
  • Summer A & C drop/add ends May 15, 5:00 p.m.
  • Summer B Registration June 28, 5:00 p.m.
  • Summer B drop/add ends July 3, 11:59 p.m.


Course No. Course Title Credits Dates Day(s) Time Room Course Director


GMS 5905 Special Topics:  Physiology/Pharmacology Grant Writing
Enrollment is capped at 6 students.  You must have permission from the course director to register.
1 Summer C W8:30-10:30R5-231  J Harrison & G Torres
GMS 5905 Genetics Grant Writing

You must have permission from the course director to register.

1 Summer A Th 1:00-3:00 ARB R2-265 P Wallace & D Bloom
GMS 5905 Immunology/Microbiology Grant Writing Summer C W 1:00-3:00 HME 325 C Mathews
GMS 7944 Practicum in Biomedical Science Education Description: Develop and teach a research-aligned biomedical science and/or biotechnology seminar course (supervised by a professor) to talented high school science students selected for a prestigious summer STEM research apprenticeship program. The high school seniors can earn 3 dual enrollment credits for satisfactory completion of this seminar course. 3 Summer B & C T/TH6/12-7/226:30-8pmTurlington Hall  M. J. Koroly

Advanced Courses

GMS 6234 Introduction to Phylodynamics


3 Summer C T,Th 1:00-4:00 CGRC 291 M Salemi
GMS 6413 Advances in Hypertension Research 2 Summer A T,F 2:00-3:00 C. Baylis
GMS 6414 Advanced Renal Physiology
(Please contact instructor for permission)
2 Summer B  M,W,F 1:00-3:00 M559 C. Baylis
GMS 6943 Translational Biotechnology Internship 3 Summer C H Baker
GMS 6410 Physiology of Circulation of Blood 2 Summer A  T,Th  2:00-3:50 M559 P. Sayeski
GMS 6705 Functional Human Neuroanatomy
(Please contact Elizabeth Fisher for permission and section number) NOTE:  BMS students register for the Summer C section, which runs the same time as Summer B.
4 Summer B
(June 29 – August 5)
 M-F 9:00 C1-4 L. Ritz