Glen Jickling

Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medicine Dept

Contact

Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Medicine Dept
Email
glenj@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 248-1095
Address
4-065 Katz Group Centre For Research
11315 - 87 Ave NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5

Courses

MDGEN 602 - Special Topics in Medical Genetics

This course is designed as a journal club and discussion group in which topics in medical genetics are discussed. Students will critically discuss papers and give oral presentations to the class. Specific topics will include research in genomics, disease gene cloning, chromosome structure, and clinical aspects of medical genetics. Prerequisite: consent of the Department of Medical Genetics.

Fall Term 2021
MED 602 - Translational Research Training Program, Module I

The course aim is to understand principles of preclinical research and models of human disease that promote translation to early phase clinical trials. The syllabus includes a mix of short lectures, debate sessions, one-on-one and group discussions, along with student presentations on topical research oriented questions. This course is designed to align graduate students with the current trends in modern medical training and be effective translators of discovery and knowledge. Prerequisite: consent of Department.

Fall Term 2021
MED 604 - Translational Research Training Program, Module II

The course aim is to understand the principles in the conduct of early-phase versus large clinical trials and the requirements for successful translation of preclinical research: traditional and novel trial designs, endpoints, statistical challenges, regulatory and funding challenges, structure of translational teams and knowledge translation will be discussed. The syllabus includes a mix of short lectures, debate sessions, one-on-one and group discussions, along with student presentations on topical research oriented questions. This course will support graduate students to be effective translators of discovery and knowledge. Prerequisite: Mandatory for graduate students enrolled in MSc in Medicine -Translational Medicine; consent of Department.

Winter Term 2022

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