In addition to the 12 credit hours (4 courses) required to complete the Portfolio listed above, Kirschstein Fellowship Recipients must complete the following additional 6 8 credit hours (2 courses + 2 seminar courses):
- BME 381J.8 Functional Imaging Lab (3 credit hours)
- Elective in Imaging Instrumentation or Contrast Mechanism BME 385J Imaging Clinical Immersion (3 credit hours)
- BME 197E Professional Responsibilities Seminar (1 credit hour)
- BME 197P Professional Development Seminar (1 credit hour)
Fellowship recipients complete a total of 18 20 credit hours (6 courses + 2 seminar courses) as described above for the Portfolio Program and Fellowship. Again, some or all of these courses may count toward your doctoral degree requirements as well. The program directors and the Graduate Advisor are available to help students select their elective coursework. Discuss with the Graduate Advisor and Graduate Program Coordinator.
There are several professional development opportunities provided in the program that are required for fellowship recipientsrecipients and recommended for portfolio students: