What is Translational Medicine?
Translational Medicine is driven by our patients and their diseases. Guided by this primary focus, translational research spans across the spectrum from molecular and cell biology to preclinical models to patient studies and back again.
Why Choose Translational Medicine at Queen's?
At Queen's we offer both Master of Science (MSc) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Translational Medicine. In these programs, students will develop research skills with clinical experences through patient interactions, clinical observerships and by attending medical grand rounds.
What career options are available after graduation?
Our programs aim to train the next generation of researchers to be effective translators of biomedical discovery. The graduates of the programs will operate at the intersection of clinical and related sciences and will have the expertise to generate and lead discovery through an integrated process, increasing the efficiency of translating science knowledge into health improvement.
This unique curriculum offers important foundation work for future careers in the biomedical field, and provides critical skills for pursuing careers that include:
- Clinician scientists
- Biomedical researchers
- Leaders in industry and public health and/or health policy.
Our Committment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Our Translational Medicine graduate programs are committed to promoting diversity, inclusivity, and equity among faculty members and students. We are committed to providing educational experiences that will build upon the principles of fairness and inclusiveness, in both formal and informal learning settings.