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2018-2019 University Catalog 
2018-2019 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Basic Medical Sciences (Graduate)

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Department/School Head:

Laurie A. Jaeger

Academic Programs:

Master’s and Ph.D. Programs

  • BMS offers graduate study leading toward a master’s degree and a doctoral degree.

Professional Master’s and Doctoral Programs

  • The department also offers a combined degree/dual degree option for students in the of DVM professional curriculum.

Concentrations (Areas of Study):

  • Cancer biology
  • Muscoloskeletal biomechanics and skeletal adaptation
  • Neural development, mechanisms of injury and regeneration
  • Tissue dynamic spectroscopy
  • Cellular and molecular screening and high throughput analysis of cell function
  • Osteoimmunology, gene and drug delivery
  • Genetics and Genomics

Regular Graduate Faculty by Rank:


Ourania M. Andrisani
Elikplimi K. Asem
Pete Bill
Sherry L. Harbin
Ronald L. Hullinger
Laurie A. Jaeger
Sophie A. Lelièvre
Abdelfattah Y.M. Nour
Paul J. Robinson
Riyi Shi
John J. Turek

Associate Professor

Chun Ju Chang
Marxa L. Figueiredo
Kevin M. Hannon
Russell P. Main
Susan M. Mendrysa
James J. Walker

Assistant Professor

Jianming Li
Dianne Little
Jer-Yen Yang

Emeritus Faculty

G.D. Bottoms
Gordon L. Coppoc
G.D. Goetsch
E.J. Hinsman
H.D. Jackson
Christine Jaeger
James F. Leary
O. Fred Roesel
J.E. Stump
Willis Tacker




      Basic Medical Sciences

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