This course is required of all first and second year Molecular and Human Genetics students at Baylor College of Medicine. The course meets weekly in terms 3 to 5 from 3:45 to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays. Attendance is required to pass the course.
The course is conducted as a journal club to study current literature, to practice critical analysis of the literature and to refine presentation techniques.
First year students present papers from the current literature and all students join in discussion of the paper presented.