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Term: 4th term
Credits: 3 credits
Contact: Eyal Talor
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
  • Eyal Talor

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 Objective(s):

1. Provide background on various clinical immunology topics 2. Provide understanding of the immune response in relation to different disease etiologies 3. Gain insight into immune-based disease management and Case Report interpretation 4. Develop understanding of immune-based approach to vaccine development 5. 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.
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Monday 6:00 - 9:00
Enrollment Minimum: 5
Enrollment Maximum: 20
Instructor Consent: Consent required for all students
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Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail