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Term: 4th term
Credits: 3 credits
Academic Year: 2013 - 2014
Course Instructor:
  • AM Dannenberg Jr.

Introduces major bacterial and rickettsial infections of man, emphasizing their transmission, pathogenesis, and control. Considers bacterial virulence and host resistance; dysentery, typhoid fever, and cholera; syphilis and gonorrhea; Lyme disease; pneumococcal, staphylo coccal, and streptococcal infections; typhus; Rocky Mountain spotted fever; plague, anthrax, brucellosis, and tularemia; tuberculosis; leprosy; infections with anaerobic bacteria; mycoplasma infections; and Legionnaires' disease.

Learning Objective(s):

Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Tuesday 3:30 - 4:50
  • Thursday 3:30 - 4:50
Enrollment Minimum: 8
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Jointly Offered With:
  • Environmental Health Sciences
Frequency Schedule: Every Third Year
Next Offered: 2015-2016