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260.712.01
Clinical Immunology

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Location:
East Baltimore
Term:
4th term
Department:
Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Credits:
3 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Class Times:
  • Tu Th,  6:00 - 7:30pm
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Course Instructor s:
Contact:
Eyal Talor
Frequency Schedule:
Every Third Year
Resources:
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:

This course is evaluated as follows:

  • 30% Participation
  • 20% Presentation(s)
  • 25% Midterm
  • 25% Final Exam

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