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Spring 2022
Sep 26, 2022
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GLID 501 - Perspectives in Infect. Dis. I
This course will provide a multidisciplinary foundation to understanding infectious diseases, their impacts, and multisectoral approaches to prevention, preparedness, and response. It will cover areas including cell and molecular biology, microbiology, pathogenesis, infection and immunity, and epidemiology, as well as policy and political considerations. The course will cover a set of globally relevant infectious diseases presented as a series of modules. Each module will highlight basic science elements, data analysis and modeling, and policy, and employ exercises and case studies to help students understand how these areas intersect. Course instruction is provided by a set of professors expert in given technical areas and pathogens; a Professor will serve as the Module Lead for each disease module. Students must attend all classes during add/drop in order to enroll in the course.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: MN or MC Graduate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Global Infectious Disease Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      MN or MC Graduate

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