The objectives of the PhD program in Molecular Medicine is to train PhD students to the highest standards of modern education in the field of Medicine. Graduates of the program should be able to perform independent and high quality research; they should also be able to present their works with great confidence. Ability to write scientific manuscripts and grant applications in the field of Molecular Medicine is also part of the education process. Emphasis of the program is placed on diseases that affects the local area such as diabetes, cancer, asthma and autoimmune d
The College of Medicine, while consolidating on its undergraduate innovative educational programs, initiated postgraduate programs offering Master and Ph.D. degrees in Molecular Medicine and Translational Research. The program started in mid-2016.
The College has succeeded in establishing strategic alliances with leading universities and institutions in Germany, Canada, Australia, and the U.S.A. Agreements have been signed by His Highness, Sheikh Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qassimi, with Lubeck University in Germany to support postgraduate training and research in laboratories that have earned an international reputation. An important aspect of the agreement with Lubeck University is to establish joint supervision of a Master’s and Ph.D. programs in Molecular Medicine and Translational Research where the degrees are awarded by the two universities. Similar agreements are underway between the University of Sharjah and McGill University as well as the University of Ottawa in Canada.
The Program aims at preparing health professions educators to build their skills as leaders in educating future health professionals and contribute to the improved scholarship of teaching and learning in health profession education through evidence-based practice and research.
The University of Sharjah is a comprehensive academic institution with a distinctive learning style and a global vision. It is a pioneer in academia, scientific research and the arts in the UAE and the GCC region. All programs are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. Some programs such as Engineering, Communication, Science and Business have attained international accreditation.Read More