Strategic Direction 3 – Objective 3

Key Priority 3 Strategic Direction 3

Strategic Direction 3: Achieve excellence in graduate education.

Interdisciplinary Opportunities

By September 2017, provide interdisciplinary opportunities, when desired, to engage graduate students in population health, health care redesign, community service, community engagement and others.

Accountable: associate dean for research & graduate studies.



Students in Translational Science

The translational science program trains scientists to move health and medical discoveries from the research laboratory to the patient at a fast pace.


  1. The college and each division creates a list of opportunities to facilitate interdisciplinary training and are evaluating and updating these regularly.
  2. Students who pursued these routes attain successful placements and opportunities.