Course Descriptions:

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CREST/MAS - COURSE OFFERING OVERVIEW

*Please note that "Required Courses" are offered twice a year but you only need to take them once!

Core Courses

Faculty

Course#

Unit

WI

SP

SU

FA

*Epidemiology I Happy Araneta, Ph.D.

CLRE-251

2

X

 

X

 

*Epidemiology II  Happy Araneta, Ph.D.

CLRE-257

2


X

 

*Patient Oriented Res. I  J. Allen McCutchan, MD

CLRE-250

2

X

 

X

 

*Patient Oriented Res. II  J. Allen McCutchan, MD

CLRE-256

2


 X


 X

*Biostatistics I  Florin Vaida, PhD

CLRE-253

2

X

 

X

 

*Biostatistics II   Florin Vaida, PhD

CLRE-254

2


X


X

*Health Services Research James D. Murphy, MD, MS

CLRE-252

2

X

 

X

 

*Data Mgmt & Informatics

Joe Ramsdell, MD

CLRE-255

2


 X


X

*Scientific Communication Skills Gerry Boss, MD  CLRE-259 2
X
  X
 

Certificate Elective: One additional CLRE-258 Semi. Series- below:

Personal Development Skills   

Anne Liljenstrand, PhD.

 CLRE-258  2 X
 

 
Project Management Andrew Sarkin, PhD. CLRE-258 2  
 X    
Group Coaching Anne Liljenstrand, PhD.  CLRE-258  2  
  X  
Research Budgeting, Fiscal Management,
and Billing
Jennifer J. Ford, MBA

CLRE-258

2

 

 

 

X

Units required for the CREST Certificate: 20

Units required for the MAS Degree: 40

MAS Degree Electives: YEAR 1, 2 and final quarter
Elective Faculty Course#

Units

WI

SP

SU

FA

Mentorship and Career Planning
Saima Aslam,MD

CLRE-299

2

X


X


Independent Study Project (ISP) ISP Advisory Committee

CLRE-298

4

X

X

X

X

 
Advanced Statistics Elective Courses (minimum of 4 units required)
Advanced Regression Methods  Florin Vaida, PhD

CLRE-265

2

 

X

 

 

Analyzing Medical Data Using R Florin Vaida, PhD

CLRE-262

2


 


X

Clinical Decision Analysis James Murphy, MD 

CLRE-264

2


 

X

 

Longitudinal Data Analysis

Florin Vaida, PhD

CLRE-263

2

X

 


 

General Electives:  
Behavioral Science Research Colin A. Depp, Ph.D. CLRE-266
2 

X


Comparative Effectiveness Research Zia Agha, MD
CLRE-266
2

X
   
Stem Cell Translation Sheldon Morris, MD
CLRE-237
2
X
     

Translational Research

Régent Laporte, D.V.M., M.Sc., Ph.D.

CLRE-236 2
X

Total credit units required for MAS degree: 40   

NOTES >Professional Development Seminars: May be taken any year Students may participate in appropriate non-MAS courses related to Clinical Research as part of their directed study assignments, as agreed to and approved by their faculty mentor · Contact department prior to enrolling in any elective course. >Independent Study Project (ISP): required ONLY for the degree! Prior approval to enroll for this course is required. Students are encouraged to being work on their project during their program. Students enroll/register for the ISP course in the quarter in which they plan to graduate. For details including ISP completion deadlines, refer to current ISP guidelines. 

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