Veterinary Medicine Microbiology (VETMI)Veterinary Medicine

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

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

  •  1854VETMI 7401  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Enrollment limited to: MPS-Veterinary Parasitology students. Attendance in a day-long session is required for all students. A schedule of the day’s learning activities (i.e. lectures, guest speakers, group work) will be provided.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  •  1781VETMI 7402  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  •  1782VETMI 7403  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  •  1876VETMI 7404  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Enrollment limited to: MPS-Veterinary Parasitology students. Attendance in a day-long session is required for all students. A schedule of the day’s learning activities (i.e. lectures, guest speakers, group work) will be provided.

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

  •  1783VETMI 7405  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  •  1787VETMI 7407  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

VETMI 7410

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1784VETMI 7410  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Ketzis, J

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

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

  •  1879VETMI 7423  LAB 401

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Enrollment limited to: MPS-Veterinary Parasitology students. Students will be asked to complete a survey during the first week of class to select class meeting times to optimize attendance.

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

  •  1786VETMI 7425  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

VETMI 7432

Alternative methods to parasite control will be discussed, e.g., pasture rotation and maintenance, herbal products, copper wire particles, various feed-stuffs such as tannins, and biological ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  •  1789VETMI 7432  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Ketzis, J

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  •  1792VETMI 7436  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  1785VETMI 7439  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Lucio-Forster, A

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  1790VETMI 7441  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Lucio-Forster, A

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  •  1788VETMI 7442  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and 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

  •  1852VETMI 7444  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Fayton, T

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Enrollment limited to: MPS-Veterinary Parasitology students. Attendance in a day-long session is required for all students. A schedule of the day’s learning activities (i.e. lectures, guest speakers, group work) will be provided.

VETMI 7446

Critical evaluation and integration of the research literature is a critical tool of the modern parasitologist. This course will provide students with the ability to read, understand, evaluate and integrate ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1779VETMI 7446  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

VETMI 7448

Live on-line instruction presenting the morphologic features of major parasite groups and important species to allow parasite, protozoa, helminths, and arthropod, identification in histologic section. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  •  1866VETMI 7448  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    Enrollment limited to: MPS-Veterinary Parasitology students. Students will be asked to complete a survey during the first week of class to select class meeting times to optimize attendance.