|(3 cr.) This Immunology course involves the topics of
vaccines and vaccine preventable diseases (VPDs).
The purpose of the course is to examine and
discuss the current understanding of the
vaccinations, as well as the historical and
current implication of VPDs. By the end of the
semester the student should be able to understand
how vaccines work, how they are made, who
recommends vaccines, when they should be given,
if they are still necessary, and, most
importantly, if they are safe. Students may only
take one BMS 378, HSC 378 or BMS 525 for credit.
Prerequisite: BMS 213 or BMS 370; Every Year, Summer Online|