226 College of Pharmacy—Ph.D. Program Molecular Medicine and Pharmacogenomics Curriculum Sequence These courses are representative of the overall requirements of the program at the time of publication and are subject to change. Updates to the curriculum will be posted online at pharmacy.nova.edu. First and Second Years Credits HPH 7210 Bioethics: Principles of Life Science Research* 3 HPH 7610 Scientific Writing* 1 HPH 7620 Research Funding and Proposal Development* 1 PHRP 7006 Advanced Pharmacology 4 PHRP 7012 Clinical Drug Development: Advanced Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmaceutics 3 PHRP 7020 Experimental Statistics and Informatics 1 PHRP 7030 Biostatistics 3 PHRP 7060 Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Design 1 PHRP 7114 Molecular and Cellular Pharmacodynamics 3 PHRP 7204 Research Techniques and Instrumentation 3 PHRP 7220 Advanced Pharmacogenomics and Molecular Medicine 3 PHRP 7222 Applied Pharmacology 3 PHRP 7226 Journal Club 1 PHRP 8301 Graduate Research** 18 PHRP 8400 Graduate Seminar** 4 PHRE Elective(s) 6 Third Year Credits PHRP 8200 Dissertation Research*** 24 PHRP 8400 Graduate Seminar** 2 Fourth Year*** Credits PHRP 8200 Dissertation Research*** 24 PHRP 8400 Graduate Seminar** 2 PHRP 8900 Dissertation Defense+ 8 *HPD core course **repeatable course *** Additional years may be required to complete the dissertation research. The curriculum for subsequent years is identical to the fourth year (maximum seven years allowed for Ph.D. completion). +This course is only available to students in their final semester. Note: Graduation from the program requires the preparation and successful defense of a dissertation.