Course Catalog » Laboratory Medicine 140.01

Subject: Laboratory Medicine
Course Number: 140.01
Course Title: Principles of Laboratory Medicine
Units: 3
School: Medicine
Department: Laboratory Medicine

Course Description: Students learn principles of laboratory medicine through sessions, seminars, sign-out and rounds with ZSFG Lab Medicine Faculty. General principles of test selection, testing process, quality practices, result interpretation and correlation with clinical medicine are covered with exposure to specific areas, such as, clinical chemistry, toxicology, hematology, microbiology, immunology, serology and transfusion medicine. The focus can be adapted to accommodate the student's interest.
Prerequisites: Two years of medical school.
Restrictions: 3rd or 4th year Medical Student in good standing
Activities: Seminar, Laboratory, Clinical Clerkship

Instructor of Record: Z. Amenhotep
Additional Instructor(s): A. Wu, B. Haller
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

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