Medicine - Course - Microbiology for Pediatrics

  • Course Code: PEDT807
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: (1Lec,1Lab)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

Classification of micro-organisms with emphasis on important pathogens, Normal flora of Man, Pathogenesis, Laboratory diagnosis, Mechanism of action of antibiotics and microbial resistance, Anaerobic infection, opportunistic infection, hand-washing. Basic immunology, innate immunity and natural defense mechanisms, Immunoglobulin structure and function, Hypersensitivity and immunity to tumors, Vaccines, Immunosuppression.