Prospective Student Curriculum DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN MEDICAL SCIENCES (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN MEDICAL SCIENCES (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty / Institute FACULTY OF MEDICINE SIRIRAJ HOSPITAL
Website https://www.si.mahidol.ac.th/th/

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(MEDICAL SCIENCES)

Additional advantages of the programme

The structure of this program has 5 components. Each applicant requires 24 credits from the following components. (I) Clinical core Subjects 7 Credits (II) Clinical Statistics and Biomedical Informatics 4 Credits (III) Cancer Professional Training Subjects 5 Credits (IV) Research core subjects 8 Credits and another 48 credits from the following component (V) Experiments and Thesis Writing 48 Credits * This program is a joint program collaborating between Mahidol University and Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

Admission Requirements

Curriculum Structure

Plan 2.2 For students with Bachelor's Degree
Required Courses 7            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 17            Credits
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 72            Credits

Job Option after Graduation


- Specialist doctor in medical science
- Medical Sciences Researcher

Course Requirements

Plan 2

Required Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
   COMPONENT I CLINICAL CORE SUBJECTS
4801 : CLINICAL CORE SUBJECT I 2
4803 : CLINICAL CORE SUBJECT II 5
SIMS601 : CLINICAL CORE SUBJECT I 2
Elective Courses Credit
   COMPONENT II CLINICAL STATISTICS AND BIOMEDICAL INFORMATICS
4810 : OVERVIEW OF PUBLIC HEALTH MEDICINE IN DISEASE PREVENTION 2
4811 : EPIDEMIOLOGY 2
4812 : CLINICAL BIOSTATISTICS AND STATISTICAL GENETICS 2
SISR620 : RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN BIOMEDICINE 2
SISR621 : BIOSTATISTICS IN BIOMEDICINE 2
   COMPONENT III CANCER PROFESSIONAL TRAINING SUBJECTS
04823 : 0
4820 : OVERVIEW OF CANCER: CANCER BIOLOGY, PATHOLOGY AND ANATOMY 1
4821 : MINIMAL INVASIVE TREATMENT FOR CANCER I 1
4822 : MINIMAL INVASIVE TREATMENT FOR CANCER II 1
4823 : ORGAN-SPECIALIZED CANCER 1
4824 : PEDIATRIC AND RARE CANCERS 1
4825 : ADVANCED CLINICAL ONCOLOGY 1
4826 : CANCER GENOMICS AND PRECISION MEDICINE 1
4827 : PALLIATIVE MEDICINE: OUTLINE 1
SISR601 : APPLIED CANCER BIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY 1
SISR602 : STEM CELL FOR SURGICAL PATIENTS 1
SISR603 : BASIC SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY 1
SISR607 : ADVANCED INTER DISCIPLINARY ENDOSCOPY FOR GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT CANCER 1
SISR608 : PERIOPERATIVE CARE SURGICAL PATIENT 1
SISR609 : ROBOTIC SURGERY IN UROLOGY 1
SISR616 : CANCER IMAGING 1
SISR619 : BASIC LABORATORY RELEVANCE TO SURGERY 1
   COMPONENT IV RESEARCH CORE SUBJECTS (SURGERY)
4840 : SPECIALIZED SURGERIES 4
4841 : GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY 4
4842 : HEPATOBILIARY PANCREATIC SURGERY 4
4843 : HEAD AND NECK SURGERY 4
4844 : UROLOGY 4
SISR610 : SURGERY FOR UPPER GI CANCER 4
SISR611 : SURGERY FOR LOWER GI CANCER 4
SISR612 : HEPATOBILIARY PANCREATIC SURGERY 4
SISR613 : VASCULAR SURGERY 4
SISR614 : UROLOGY 4
SISR615 : MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO DISEASE OF HEAD NECK AND BREAST 4
   COMPONENT IV RESEARCH CORE SUBJECTS (BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES RELATED TO SURGERY)
4861 : STEM CELL REGULATION 4
4862 : CLINICAL ANATOMY 4
4863 : DEVELOPMENTAL AND REGENERATIVE BIOLOGY 4
4864 : BIOMECHANICS 4
4865 : CLINICAL ONCOLOGY 4
SISR617 : PRINCIPLES IN SYSTEMS PHARMACOLOGY 4
SISR618 : STEM CELL SCIENCE 4
Dissertation Credit
   COMPONENT V EXPERIMENTS AND THESIS WRITING
4870 : EXPERIMENTS AND THESIS WRITING AT TMDU 24
SISR799 : EXPERIMENTS AND THESIS WRITING AT MU 24