Department of Bio-Medical Sciences
The mission of the Department of Bio-Medical Sciences is to provide our students with
the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully pursue various career paths which
include osteopathic medicine and biomedical sciences.
Our faculty promotes and provides expert instruction within a learning environment
that emphasizes critical reasoning in the basic sciences as it applies to medical,
clinical, biotechnological and research applications.
We train and then validate that each student can successfully demonstrate the applications
of his or her knowledge and skills in rigorous academic and professional settings.
It is this training and validation that sets our program apart, as our students develop
a sense of confidence and purpose having experienced growth in a meaningful and personal
Furthermore, our faculty provide research opportunities for all of our students as they are performing contemporary and cutting-edge research
in the neurosciences, musculoskeletal diseases, cardiovascular diseases, cancer, metabolic
diseases and others.
MS in Biomedical Sciences
Students receive training designed to increase professional and academic opportunities
and facilitate their successful entry into their chosen career paths. The Biomedical
Sciences program allows students the flexibility to concentrate in one of several
professional areas and also offers a certificate of post-baccalaureate graduate study.
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
All instruction is delivered by expert and accomplished faculty. Program curriculum
includes clerkship participation at many of the finest teaching hospitals.
Faculty in the Department of Bio-Medical Sciences teach in the Biomedical Sciences
graduate program and in the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine programs.