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Courses in Pathology (PMD)

Upper Division

192. Internship in Human Pathology (1-12)

Internship—3-36 hours; final project report. Prerequisite: upper division standing; approval of project prior to period of internship by preceptor. Supervised work experience in pathology and related fields. (P/NP grading only.)

199. Special Study in Pathology for Advanced Undergraduates (1-5)

Prerequisite: advanced undergraduates and consent of instructor. (P/NP grading only.)

Graduate

290C. Research Group Conferences (1)

Seminar—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate level standing. Seminar. Topics on animal models of human disease and infectious diseases. May be repeated for credit. (S/U grading only.) —F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

298. Advanced Group Study (1-5)

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

299. Research (1-12)

Prerequisite: consent of instructor. (S/U grading only.)

Professional

405. Brain Cutting Conference (1-4)

Seminar—1-4 hours. Prerequisite: third- and fourth-year medical students or consent of instructor. Current specimens are sectioned, discussed, and clinical correlations proposed. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Ellis

407. Advanced Neuropathology (3-18)

Lecture/discussion—40 hours. Prerequisite: third- or fourth-year medical student; consent of instructor. Restricted to Medical students only. Presents an integrated introduction to mechanisms of the central and peripheral nervous system injury. Gain an understanding of pathological mechanisms underlying disease, the anatomic and molecular manifestations of pathologic processes of the CNS and PNS. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.)  Lechpammer

410A. General and Endocrine Pathology (2.5)

Lecture—4 hours; laboratory/discussion—4.5 hours. Restricted to Medical students only. Pathologic mechanisms of human disease. Concepts of general pathologic processes, i.e., cell death, inflammation and neoplasia. Endocrine pathology in the context of clinical human disease. Emphasis on integration of clinical practice with gross and histologic images emphasizing team-based learning. (P/F grading only.)—W. (W.) Olson

410B. Systemic Pathology (1)

Lecture—1 hours; laboratory/discussion—0.5 hours. Prerequisite: Approval by SOM Committee on Student Progress. Restricted to Medical students only. Anatomic and clinical pathology of organ system human disease with an emphasis on integration with clinical medicine. Topics include hematopathology and neuropathology. (Deferred grading only, pending completion of sequence. P/F grading only.)—Su. (Su.) Olson

410C. Systemic Pathology (2)

Lecture—1 hour; discussion—2 hours. Prerequisite: approval by SOM Committee on Student Progress. Restricted to Medical students only. Anatomic and clinical pathology of organ system human disease with an emphasis on integration with clinical medicine. Topics include pulmonary pathology, cardiovascular pathology, hematopatology, oncologic pathology, and nephropathology. (Deferred grading only, pending completion of sequence. P/F grading only.)—F. (F.)  Olson

410D. Systemic Pathology (2.5)

Lecture—1 hour; discussion—2 hours. Prerequisite: approval by SOM Committee on Student Progress. Restricted to Medical students only. Anatomic and clinical pathology of organ system human disease with emphasis on integration with clinical medicine. Course content parallels concurrent clinical courses with integration of lectures and discussions. Topics include gastrointestinal and gynecologic pathology, hepatopathology, oncologic pathology and musculoskeletal pathology. (Deferred grading only, pending completion of sequence. P/F grading only.)—W. (W.) Olson

435. Clinical Patient Care in Pathology (3-9)

Clinical activity—24 hours; independent study—7 hours; lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: completed one of the following 3rd year clerkships: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Surgery, OBGYN or Pediatrics; consent of instructor. Four-week course is designed to give the third-year medical student an exposure to the diverse roles that pathologists have in clinical patient care. May be repeated for credit. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Dwyre

440. Surgery-Pathology-Radiology (SPR) Research Laboratory (2)

Lecture/discussion—1 hours; laboratory/discussion—2 hours. Provide future clinicians and scientists with basic clinical and bioengineering laboratory skills to prepare for careers in translational research. (P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Tran, Wang

464. Anatomic Pathology (3-6)

Clinical activity—40 hours. Prerequisite: fourth-year Medical Students; consent of instructor. Restricted to Medical Students only. Anatomic pathology with an emphasis on autopsy and surgical pathology with application to clinical practice. Specimen grossing, frozen sections, microscopic sign-out and conferences. Exposure to cytopathology, hematopathology, and clinical pathology is available. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Bishop

465. Applied Clinical Laboratory Medicine (3-6)

Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Emphasis upon laboratory techniques, procedures, and interpretation of laboratory results. Students will be expected to participate fully and in all laboratory operations including bench techniques, laboratory management, and quality control. May be repeated for credit. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Jensen

470. Sub-Specialty in Didactic Pathology (3-16)

Lecture/laboratory—25 hours. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Externship provides in-depth exposure to one of a variety of subspecialties in Pathology. May be repeated for credit. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Gandour-Edwards

474. Anatomic Pathology Acting Internship (6)

Clinical activity—40-80 hours. Prerequisite: fourth-year medical student or consent of instructor. Restricted to medical students only. Anatomic Pathology AI will permit students to gain skills needed for first year Pathology Residency. Students will perform autopsies and take full responsibility for a variety of surgical pathology cases. A mix of outpatient and inpatient cases is expected. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Bishop

475. Anatomic Pathology Acting Internship (3-9)

Clinical activity—40-80 hours. Prerequisite: completion of course 410 series or equivalent; successful completion of third-year clinical rotations; consent of instructor. Restricted to Medical Students only. Year four level course is designed to provide a concentrated experience in Surgical Pathology and Cytolopathology. Rotate on the surgical and cytopathology sub- specialty teams and assume responsibility for patient cases. May be repeated for credit. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Huang

493. Interdisciplinary Study of Gastrointestinal Cancer (6)

Lecture—5 hours; clinical activity—12 hours; laboratory—3 hours; discussion/laboratory—20 hours. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. In-depth study of gastrointestinal, hepatic and pancreatic cancer. Emphasis on an integration of basic science and clinical medicine. Participating departments include pathology, surgical oncology, medical oncology, gastroenterology, radiology and radiotherapy. (Same course as Surgery 493D.) (H/P/F grading only.)—F, S. (F, S.) Khatri, Olson

497T. Tutoring in Pathology (1-5)

Tutoring—3-15 hours. Prerequisite: advanced standing or consent of instructor. Assist instructor by tutoring medical students in preparation for one of the departmental courses that is a component of the required curriculum of the School of Medicine. (H/P/F grading only.)

498. Advanced Group Study (1-5)

Prerequisite: medical student and consent of instructor. Group study in variety of advanced topics in general, special, experimental, or comparative pathology. (H/P/F grading only.)

499. Research (1-18)

Prerequisite: medical student; consent of instructor. Limited enrollment. Research in experimental, molecular, comparative, and applied pathology. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.)

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