Veterinary Medicine Microbiology (VETMI)Veterinary Medicine

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VETMI 1100

Viruses are the most abundant living things in our biosphere. This course will introduce you to the enormity and diversity of the viral world, the important roles that viruses have played in history and ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 16304VETMI 1100  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Parker, J

VETMI 6200

This course is offered by individual faculty members in the Department of Clinical Sciences for DVM students undertaking research in Research Fellowship.  This course cannot be used to fulfill the formal ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-12 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 14369VETMI 6200  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

VETMI 7050

This course covers selected topics in immunology at an advanced and in depth level through lectures, papers, and case based discussions. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMS 7050

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16305VETMI 7050  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Leifer, C

VETMI 7070

Designed primarily for graduate students with a background in pathogenic microbiology and immunology. May be elected by veterinary students who are properly prepared. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 14370VETMI 7070  RSC 701

    • Bynoe, M

VETMI 7120

Invited speakers in immunology and infection biology to acquaint students with current advances in the field.   For seminar schedule and speaker list, see the web site via the links ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 14371VETMI 7120  SEM 101

    • F
    • Clark, T

VETMI 7230

Discussion group in which students present research papers from the contemporary scientific literature encompassing immunology and infectious diseases. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 14372VETMI 7230  DIS 210

    • W
    • Clark, T

VETMI 7370

Intended for advanced undergraduate, graduate, and veterinary students with interests in parasitology research. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • 14373VETMI 7370  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

VETMI 7401

In-depth look at Apicomplexa of major importance in domestic animals. Emphasis on parasites common in North America and Europe. Presents details of taxonomy, biology, epidemiology, disease, and preventative ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14402VETMI 7401  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

VETMI 7402

In-depth look at excavates of major importance in domestic animals. Emphasis on parasites common in North America and Europe. Details of taxonomy, biology, epidemiology, disease, and preventative and curative ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14403VETMI 7402  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

VETMI 7403

In-depth look at mites of major importance in domestic animals. Emphasis on parasites common in North America and Europe. Details of taxonomy, biology, epidemiology, disease, and preventative and curative ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14404VETMI 7403  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Enrollment limited to MPS- Veterinary Parasitology Students.

VETMI 7404

In-depth look at soft and hard ticks of major importance in domestic animals. Emphasis on species common in North America and Europe. Details of taxonomy, biology, epidemiology, disease, and preventative ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14391VETMI 7404  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Pre-recorded lecture, which will involve live online web meetings.

VETMI 7405

In-depth look at fleas and lice of major importance in domestic animals common in North America and Europe. Details of taxonomy, biology, epidemiology, pathology, host immunity, clinical presentation, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14416VETMI 7405  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Enrollment limited to MPS- Veterinary Parasitology Students.

VETMI 7407

In-depth look at feline endoparasites of major importance in North America and Europe. Details of taxonomy, biology, epidemiology, pathology, host immunity, clinical presentation, and preventative and ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14405VETMI 7407  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

VETMI 7408

In-depth look at canine endoparasites of major importance in North America and Europe. Details of taxonomy, biology, epidemiology, pathology, host immunity, clinical presentation, and preventative and ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 14417VETMI 7408  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Enrollment limited to MPS- Veterinary Parasitology Students.

VETMI 7409

In-depth look at bovine endoparasites of major importance in North America and Europe. Details of taxonomy, biology, epidemiology, pathology, host immunity, clinical presentation, and preventative and ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 14406VETMI 7409  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Enrollment limited to MPS- Veterinary Parasitology Students.

VETMI 7417

Laboratory animals have their own parasites and are used as hosts of parasites of other animals that are adapted for biological study.  They are critical as models for human and animal disease and are ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 14410VETMI 7417  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Enrollment limited to: MPS-Veterinary Parasitology students.

VETMI 7423

Cases from all major large animal hosts will have the students work through a series each laboratory from presentation, samples, diagnostic testing, and suggestion of treatment, therapy, and follow up.  ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14411VETMI 7423  LAB 401

    • MTWRFSu
    • Bowman, D

VETMI 7424

Cases from all major small animal hosts will have the students work through a series each laboratory from presentation, samples, diagnostic testing, and suggestion of treatment, therapy, and follow up.  ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14407VETMI 7424  LAB 401

    • MTWRFSu
    • Bowman, D

VETMI 7425

This course will examine imaging methodology and its usefulness in the diagnosis of and possibly inclusion in the assessment of various modalities for parasite identification and counting.  New methods ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14418VETMI 7425  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Enrollment limited to MPS- Veterinary Parasitology Students.

VETMI 7428

The course will describe the system by which molecules move up the system to actually become a product and the myriad pitfalls that can end a products development early in the process and very late in ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14415VETMI 7428  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Epe, C

  • Enrollment limited to: MPS-Veterinary Parasitology students.

VETMI 7429

In-depth look at drugs for prevention and control of parasitic infections/infestations of domestic animals with emphasis on products commercially available in North America and Europe, including: discovery ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14392VETMI 7429  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Pre-recorded lecture, which will involve live online web meetings.

VETMI 7430

In-depth look at the history of twelve major pharmacologic agents that have changed the world and some of which are still a critical part of today's pharmacopoeia.  The histories are telling and engaging ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14408VETMI 7430  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

VETMI 7433

Introduction to statistics as it relates to both experimental and observations studies will allow students to be able to interpret statistics and understand the need for statistical testing in study design.  ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14409VETMI 7433  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Enrollment limited to MPS- Parasitology Students.

VETMI 7434

Introduction to the concepts, considerations and processes involved in acquisition of FDA, EPA, and USDA approvals and registrations for parasiticides:  responsibilities of study directors and monitors, ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14401VETMI 7434  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

      Ketzis, J

  • Enrollment limited to MPS- Parasitology students.

VETMI 7436

In this course students will develop a topic for their literature-review dealing directly with a subject in veterinary parasitology and will be assigned a faculty mentor.  Students will identify their ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 14421VETMI 7436  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

VETMI 7439

A Survey of the parasites of people: protist, helminth, and arthropod. Covers their biology, transmission, and importance in human medicine. Includes the common parasites of people in the developed and ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 14400VETMI 7439  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

VETMI 7441

Parasites of wildlife, mainly of more studied hosts. Emphasis on morphology, biology, diversity, and effects on host and environment. Examples of parasites of invertebrates, fish, amphibia, reptiles, birds, ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 14393VETMI 7441  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

      Lucio-Forster, A

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Enrollment limited to MPS- Veterinary Parasitology Students.

VETMI 7442

Many are aware of smallpox eradication while unaware of parasite eradication programs: Guinea worm, the eradication of Texas tick fever, Dourine, and screwworm from North America, lymphatic filariasis ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 14394VETMI 7442  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

VETMI 7444

This course describes the central dogma of biology and its applications to veterinary parasitology, including: the history of molecular biology; PCR; sequencing techniques, uses, and data analysis; use ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 16345VETMI 7444  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

VETMI 7445

The majority of parasites of animals parasitize animals other people and the major animals tended to by the veterinarians. This course will stress the parasites of these other invertebrate and vertebrate ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 16346VETMI 7445  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

VETMI 7447

Each day, students having read ±10 peer-reviewed research publications of a major pharmaceutical or diagnostic corporation will: meet and go over the papers without oversight, then with faculty oversight, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 16347VETMI 7447  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

VETMI 7720

This course involves hands-on work in fish disease research and the latest diagnostic tools.  Identification of parasites, fungal, bacterial and viral pathogens by classical and molecular techniques will ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 14374VETMI 7720  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Getchell, R

VETMI 7830

Seminar series designed to acquaint students with current research in the field of parasitology. The range of topics is determined, in part, by the interests of those participating and may include such ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 14375VETMI 7830  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D