Can I work while I am studying?

The Translational Research Program is a full-time professional program, meaning that you may not concurrently take any other graduate program.  Since the TRP is a professional program and does not provide students with a stipend or living allowance, we understand that...

What exactly is translational research?

Translational research is defined as the application of scientific discoveries, clinical insights or policy initiatives into problem-solving designs that enhance human health and well-being. However, definitions can vary widely between disciplines, institutions and...

Are the Capstone Projects done independently or as a group?

Translational Research is a collaborative activity and students are encouraged to work together to identify medical needs and plan high impact projects that help generate solutions for patients. Although projects are intended to be collaborative so that we can tackle...

Will there be help provided in applying for grants?

Yes, there will be support provided for grant writing and navigating the application process. Part of the learning outcome for the program is to find various sources of funding for your projects. Also, grant writing is embedded into the learning outcomes of LMP2322...

What are some examples of Capstone Projects?

Examples of Capstone Projects include: A research study on how a slight change in oncology protocol may positively impact patient lives; An augmented reality-based patient education tool; A 3D model registration system for surgery; A clinical trial design for testing...