Course Number: 140.36
Course Title: Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
Course Description: Students learn to evaluate and care for children with primary immunodeficiency diseases and allergic diseases. This course emphasizes:
--the ontogeny of the immune response as it relates to immunodeficiency and allergies
--immunologic dysregulation involved in the pathogenesis of more common and rare disorders
--laboratory studies required for diagnosis
--the care of children with chronic (immunologic and allergic) diseases.
Prerequisites: Pediatrics 110 and Medicine 110 (or their equivalent, if Visiting Student from outside UCSF).
Activities: Clinical Clerkship
Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No