LECTURE SCHEDULE AND READINGS - FALL 2008

Date

Unit

Topic

Mahon

Larone

W 9/3

1

Introduction to Diagnostic Bacteriology

73-93,134-69

 

F  9/5

2

Introduction to Antimicrobial Agents

302-18

 

M 9/8

 

Antimicrobial Resistance

302-18

 

W 9/10

 

Antimicrobial Susceptibility testing

319-54

 

F 9/12

3

Blood stream infections

995-1009

 

M 9/15

 

Blood stream infections

995-1009

 

W 9/17

4

Urinary tract infections

1010-30

 

F  9/19

 

Urinary tract infections

1010-30

 

M 9/22

 

EXAM #1

 

 

W 9/24

 

NO CLASS

 

 

F 9/26

5

Respiratory tract infections (Upper)

899-934

 

M 9/29

 

Respiratory tract infections (Lower)

899-934

 

W 10/1

 

Tuberculosis and other related illness

683-717

 

F  10/3

 

Gastrointestinal infections

957-78

 

M  10/6

6

Diagnosis of Gastrointestinal infections

971-78

 

W 10/8

 

Enteric Pathogens

518-23,542-63

 

F  10/10

7

Nosocomial  Infections

58-72

 

M 10/13

 

EXAM #2

 

 

W 10/15

 

NO CLASS

 

 

F  10/17

8

Agents of Bioterrorism

864-83

 

M 10/20

9

Infections of the Central Nervous  System

979-94

 

W 10/22

10

Joint fluid, Bone, Bone marrow, & Solid Tissue

 

 

F 10/24

11

Skin, soft tissue

935-56

 

M 10/27

 

Wound infections

935-56

 

W 10/29

12

Anaerobes

587-641

 

F 10/31

13

Genital Tract Infections

647-50,653-82, 1031-46

 

M 11/3

 

Diagnosis of Genital Tract Infections

272-302,1031-46

 

W  11/5

 

EXAM #3

 

 

F 11/7

 

NO CLASS 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

M  11/10

14

Introduction to Mycology

718-760

17-18

W 11/12

15

Specimen collection and culture methods

748-760

294-312

F 11/14

 

NO CLASS

 

 

M 11/17

16

Pathogenic yeasts

744-747

109-143

W 11/19

17

Saprophytic Moulds

738-744

159-228

F  11/21

 

Saprophytic Moulds

738-744

159-228

M 11/24

18

Superficial Mycoses

724-725

229-253

W 11/26

 

NO CLASS

 

 

F 11/28

 

THANKSGIVING-NO CLASS

 

 

M 12/1

 

Superficial Mycoses

724-725

229-253

W 12/3

19

Subcutaneous Mycoses

728-31

 

F 12/5

20

Systemic Fungal Infections

732-738

145-158

M 12/8

 

Systemic Fungal Infections

 

 

W 12/10

 

EXAM #4 

 

 



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