Second Year

Schedule and Calendar for Second Year Students:

- Continue research in thesis lab

- Present thesis ideas and early data at Program Retreat (October)

- Complete 2 electives (can be chosen from any of the tri-institutional offerings)

- PBSB Wednesday Seminar Series (seminar course 2)

- Form and meet with your special committee to discuss thesis and ACE goals (by December)

ACE Deadlines for 2nd years students:

- Admission-to-Doctoral-Candidacy Examination (ACE) Tutorial (November)

- Critical Dissection of Scientific Data (seminar course 3 – March-June)

- Admission-to-Doctoral-Candidacy Examination (ACE) (by July 1st)