Infectious Diseases

BIO 5418 - Infectious Diseases

Credits, 3 sem. hrs
Prerequisite(s): Undergraduate or Graduate Microbiology
A survey of infectious diseases with a focus on human pathogens. Clinical based correlations and geographic epidemiology as it relates to the spread and pathophysiology of disease in human societies will be a primary topic. A review of emerging and re-emerging pathogens as they relate human health and societal impacts will be covered.