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Year Two: Streamers

Population Health and Prevention

Co-Chairs:

Goals and Objectives:

  1. Perform a comprehensive biomedical literature search/review
  2. Be able to differentiate the types of articles (i.e. diagnostic tests, prognosis, prevention, and harm)
  3. Have gained an understanding of basic statistics (i.e. effect-size measures, statistical tests, and confidence intervals)
  4. Have an increased knowledge in doing a focused literature search
  5. Have gained a basic knowledge of public health services
  6. Begin to apply Evidence Based Medicine concepts to health promotion/health care practices
  7. Have gained a general overview of population health and prevention in terms of individual and population treatment
  8. Have gained an understanding of health surveillance principles
  9. Begin to apply Evidence Based Medicine concepts to health promotion/health care practices and policy

 

Genetics

 


 

Infection & Host Defenses

 


 

Neoplasia

Goals and Objectives:

The general goals of this unit are

  1. to acquire basic knowledge of cellular/molecular basis of tumorigenesis and tumor progression,
  2. to acquaint with cancer epidemiology,
  3. to learn pathology of cancers in each organ,
  4. to be familiar with basic clinical skills necessary for cancer diagnosis, and
  5. to understand the principles of chemotherapeutic agents and other treatment including surgery and radiotherapy. 

 


 

Radiology