Who is this class for: This course is designed for undergraduates, graduates, nurses, physicians, other healthcare professionals, and researches who need a refresher or are considering pursuing research in the field. This course is not intended for patients seeking treatment guidance.


Created by:   Johns Hopkins University

  • Kenneth J. Pienta, M.D.

    Taught by:    Kenneth J. Pienta, M.D., The Donald S. Coffey Professor of Urology

    The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute
LevelBeginner
Commitment6 weeks of study, 1-4 hours/week
Language
English
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Rated 4.7 out of 5 of 679 ratings

i think this is avery good course thank you for it

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Informative, organized, and targeted for learning. Dr. Pienta and the other Hopkins professionals involved in putting this course together did an excellent job and were engaging throughout. I hope more material like this from Johns Hopkins becomes available in the not-so-distant future.

I work for a worldwide cancer research charity and found the course to be an excellent, challenging introduction to cancer biology. I particularly liked the fact that the course pointed towards some of the major questions that researchers are working around the clock answer, and that core materials were supplemented with examples of current research.