|(3 cr.) This immunology course focuses on 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 students should understand how vaccines
work, how they are made, who recommends them, when
they should be given, whether they are still
necessary and, most importantly, whether they are
safe. Students may only take one of the following
courses: BMS 378, HSC 378 or BMS 525 for credit.
Prerequisite: BMS 213 or BMS 370; Every Year, Summer|