Skip Navigation

Course Catalog

260.712.01 CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY

Department:
Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Term:
4th term
Credits:
3 credits
Academic Year:
2013 - 2014
Location:
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Monday,  6:00 - 9:00pm
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Contact:
Eyal Talor
Course Instructors:
Frequency Schedule:
Every Third Year
Next Offered:
2016 - 2017

Visit the CoursePlus site for this course

Prerequisite:

a course in Basic Immunology or an equivalent

Description:

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:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Analyze clinical immunology topics
  2. Describe the immune response in relation to different disease etiologies
  3. Explain immune-based disease management and Case Report interpretation
  4. Define 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.

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:

etalor@cel-sci.com