Recognizing & Controlling Emerging Diseases

Specialization Track

Required Core Courses: (minimum 26 credits required)
MI 505 Biochemistry of Microorganisms 3 credit hours
MI 521Introduction to Immunology 2 credit hours
GC 660 Statistical Methods of Data Analysis 3 credit hours
MI 580 Epidemiology (GC 660 is a prerequisite) 3 credit hours
PH 607 Geographic Information Systems 2 credit hour
MI 540 Microbiology of Antimicrobial and Antiviral Agents 2 credit hours
MI 522 Vaccinology and Immunotherapeutics 2 credit hours
   
MI 810, 820, 830 Clerkship/Internship 2 credit hours minimum
MI 870, 880, 890 Masters Thesis Research
6 credit hours

 

Management (2 courses required)
GC 525 Information Management 3 credit hours
GC 600 Management Skills 3 credit hours
GC 605 Performance Improvement 3 credit hours
GC 620 Fundamentals of Financial Management 3 credit hours

 

Suggested Electives for this Track (minimum of 8 credits required)
CB 560 Principles of Cell Biology 3 credit hours
CB 570 Pathological Aspects of Disease 3 credit hours
GC 510 Database Design and Management 2 credit hours
GC 526 Presentation Skills 2 credit hours
GC 535 Introduction to Genomics and Bioinformatics 3 credit hours
GC 625 Drug Development Issues 2 credit hours
GC 635 Fundamentals of Clinical Trial Management 2 credit hours
GC 640 Research Ethics 1 credit hour
GC 720 Scientific Writing 2 credit hours
MI 520 Diagnostic Parasitology 2 credit hours
MI 530 Microbial Pathogenesis of Disease 2 credit hours
MI 532 Medical Mycology 2 credit hours
MI 582 Diagnostic Microbiology 3 credit hours
MI 682 Advanced Diagnostic Microbiology 2 credit hours
PH 501 Introduction to Public Health 2 credit hours
PH 507 Introduction to Environmental Health 3 credit hours
PH 508 Health Policy: An International Perspective 2 credit hours
PR 625 Animal Models of Disease 3 credit hours