Classes

    Graduate TF Training in the Biomedical Sciences

    Semester: 

    Winter

    Offered: 

    2022

    SESSIONS 1 and 2 HAVE BEEN MOVED ONLINE. ZOOM INFORMATION WILL BE PROVIDED TO REGISTERED STUDENTS.

    This course is an introduction to the skills and frameworks necessary for success as a graduate student teaching fellow (TF) or teaching assistant (TA). After completing this 6 hour introduction, students will be able to:

    - describe core pedagogy concepts including backwards design, formative assessment, active learning, alignment, and inclusive teaching
    - identify ways these core concepts may influence their work as graduate student TFs/TAs...

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    POSTPONED Childhood Cancers: The path to precision medicine

    Semester: 

    Winter

    Offered: 

    2022

    Course Description & Assignments
    Pediatric cancers are the leading cause of disease related death in childhood. Children that do survive are frequently left with devastating and life-long morbidity from the treatments required to cure them. The last two decades have shed tremendous insights into the drivers of these cancers, providing optimism that precision medicine approaches may lead to more effective treatments. 

    In this course, we will review the genetic drivers of childhood cancers and the mechanisms through which they drive tumor formation,...

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