The PhD degree is offered via the Integrated Program in Biomedical Sciences (IPBS), which consists of six academic tracks of study:
- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
- Cell and Molecular Physiology
- Integrative Cell Biology
- Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics
- Microbiology and Immunology
PhD students are admitted into the IPBS, and Dissertation Advisor and track selection occurs at the end of the first year of study. The PhD curriculum is organized to allow for cross-discipline coursework and research to suit the needs and desires of the individual student.