MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS07 1092 Topics in Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Margolin, William. Two semester hours. Fall, annually. Grading System: Letter Grade. Prerequisites: Previous coursework in molecular microbiology, or permission of the course director. 

This course provides cutting-edge information on selected topics in microbiology and infectious diseases and develops the student’s ability to critically review research and develop a research program. The course primarily consists of student presentations and discussion of recent scientific articles. The list of articles for each session will be provided in advance. Students will also be required to develop and write a full NIH style grant proposal.

This course fulfills the GSBS Scientific Writing requirement.

Course Outline Topics in Microbiology and Infectious Diseases