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Subject: Bioengineering
Course Number: 260
Course Title: Translational Challenges in Medicine
Units: 1
School: Graduate Division
Department: Translational Medicine Program

Course Description: The course provides an understanding of the nature of some of the technical and scientific limitations in treating people with serious diseases. Neurosurgeons, pediatric, orthopedic, and medical, surgical & neuro-oncologists will discuss the challenges they encounter in their practice, and opportunities for advancing their fields by new inventions, and discoveries. Students will actively participate in organizing the lectures and discussing potential experimental solutions to these problems.
Prerequisites: none
Restrictions: none
Activities: Seminar

Instructor of Record: M. Shuman
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No