260.712.01 Clinical Immunology
- Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
- 4th term
- 3 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2013 - 2014
- East Baltimore
- Class Times:
- Monday, 6:00 - 9:00pm
a course in Basic Immunology or an equivalent
Lectures and student-led discussions survey methods for evaluating immune competence and immune function; the immunocompromised host, including congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies such as AIDS; applications of immunogenetics; human transplantation; cancer immunology; allergic and autoimmune disease processes; and prophylaxis of infectious diseases, including vaccines and vaccine development.
- Learning Objectives:
- Analyze clinical immunology topics
- Describe the immune response in relation to different disease etiologies
- Explain immune-based disease management and Case Report interpretation
- Define immune-based approach to vaccine development
- Analyze different immune-based diseases, causes, diagnosis and therapies
- Methods of Assessment:
Student evaluation based on mid-term and final exams, a one-page precis, and an oral presentation.
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for some students
- Consent Note:
NOT Required for Full time Students who have all prerequisites. Undergrad and Special Students require pre-approval to register.
- For consent, contact: