IMED7190 Medical Immunology
COURSE OUTLINE

WINTER 2021
CRN 60441 (A01)


Course Coordinator: Dr. Afshin Raouf

Address:

613 Basic Medical Sciences Bldg.
Phone: (204) 975-7750
Email: Afshin.Raouf@umanitoba.ca  
Course Dates: January 13 - May 19, 2021
Course Times: Wednesdays, 9:00 - 11:00 AM
Location: Online
Description: 
The student will develop an understanding of the immunological mechanisms which underlies disease pathogenesis and will obtain both a general and specific overview of the process of disease. This course is appropriate for graduate students from different disciplines (medical microbiology, biochemistry, epidemiology, physiology), as well as postdoctoral fellows, and medical residents.
Evaluation: 
• Mid-Term Exam 30%
• Final Exam 70%

Date

 Topic

Lecturer

Jan. 13  Role of Inflammation in Cancer Development  A. Raouf
Jan. 26  Host Defense and Immonupathogenesis  J. Uzonna
Jan. 27  HematopoieticStem Cell Transplantation (HSCT)  G. Cuvelier
Feb. 03  Hypereosinophilic Syndrome  A. Soussi Gounni
Feb. 10  HIV Resistance  R. Su
Feb. 17  Gene Therapy  S. Kung
Feb. 24  Autoantibody Mediated Diseases  A. Marshall

Mar. 03

 MID-TERM EXAM:
 
• Covers lectures 1 to 7
  • Worth 30% of your final mark
  • A copy of the exam will be emailed to you at 09:00 AM

 DUE DATE: Tuesday March 9, 2021 at 5:00 PM
 

Mar. 10  Colitis  J.E. Ghia
Mar. 17  Transplant Immunology  P. Nickerson
Mar. 24   Vaccines  S. Babiuk
Mar. 31  Neutrophil Extracellular Trap Formation
 in Human Diseases
 L. O'Neil
Apr. 07  Immunomodulatory drugs for treatments in
 Autoimmunity and Cancer
 T. Murooka
Apr. 14  Immunobiology of Sepsis  N. Mookherjee
Apr. 21  Immunity & Pathology in Chlamydial Infection  X. Yang
Apr. 28  COVID-19 Immunity and Immunopathology  D. Santer
May 12  FINAL EXAM:
  • Worth 70% of your final mark
  • A copy of the exam will be emailed to you at 09:00 AM

 DUE DATE: