University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Medicine

Faculty of Medicine
451 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1H 8M5

Human and Molecular Genetics

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Studies
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Biochemistry/Biophysics and Molecular BiologyMolecular Genetics
Description This is a collaborative graduate training program in Human and Molecular Genetics leading to a master's and doctoral degree. The degrees will be awarded in either: Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, or Neuroscience with a specialization in Human and Molecular Genetics. Students must meet the admission and curriculum requirements of their primary program (either Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Medicine or Neuroscience) as well as the specific requirements of the collaborative program. Members of the program include scientists with interest and expertise in the following areas: developmental genetics, neuromuscular disease, microbial genetics, host resistance, cancer biology, aging, development of novel molecular therapeutics, gene therapy, growth and development, auto-immune diseases, molecular biology of viruses, bacteria and parasites, genetic epidemiology, retinal development and disease, animal models of human disease, and molecular aspects of signal transduction.
Website: Human and Molecular Genetics at University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Medicine
Areas of Research: Members of the Department are involved in three main research fields: general biochemistry, molecular biology, and, nutrition and metabolism. Further information is posted on the departmental website.
Cost per year:

This is only the tuition.
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75 to 75
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: September 03, 2015