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COURSE INFORMATION

COURSE TITLE Laboratory Medicine, Microbiology, Genetics and Immunology for Physician Assistants
CREDIT RANGE 3.000
SCHOOL College of Health Professions
DEPARTMENT Physician Assistant-PLV 
LEVEL Graduate
COREQUISITE none
PREREQUISITE none
DESCRIPTION:

Course Description:This lecture only course provides the student with an understanding of the use of the clinical laboratory as an aid to the diagnosis, treatment and management of disease. This includes instruction focused on the biochemistry of disease processes and related pharmacology, genetics and immunology and pathogenic categories including: bacteria, rickettsia, mycobacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites. Normal diagnostic values, risk factors associated with diagnostic studies, procedures and differential diagnosis formulations are presented along with patient education regarding diagnostic studies. Practical field experiences to clinical diagnostic laboratories will reinforce the course materials with an emphasis on the practical application and utilization of laboratory diagnostic testing.

Course Rotation: PLV; Summer



SECTION INFORMATION

CRN: 40523
SUBJECT: PASP
COURSE NUMBER: 661
SECTION TITLE: Laboratory Medicine, Microbiology, Genetics and Immunology for Physician Assistants
CAMPUS: Pleasantville
SCHEDULE TYPE: Lecture
REQUIRED MATERIAL: To Be Determined
SECTION COMMENTS: None
COREQUISITE None
FEES: 0
CAPACITY 40
SEATS AVAILABLE 31
INSTRUCTOR: TBA
RESTRICTION(S):

Pleasantville Campus

Time Days Campus/Room Assignment Date
09:30 am - 11:00 am   TR   Lienhard Hall LIENH L20 05/28/2019 - 08/24/2019