Cartoon: Bridging the gap between advances in biology and their application to major human diseases

Demystifying Medicine 2019

Tuesdays: January 8 through May 7
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Building 50 / Conference Room 1227
(unless otherwise noted)

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Course Materials
Speaker Profiles
Topic Introductions
Final Examination

Topic Introductions

January 8 - Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases: A Perpetual Challenge & The Next Influenza Pandemic

January 15 - Sepsis and the NIH Critical Care Center

January 22 - Tuberculosis: The Great White Plague Keeps Coming Back

January 29 - Fungus Infections: Neglected, Dangerous and Increasing

February 5 - Exploring Deep Sea Eco Systems and Human Disease

February 12 - Hepatocellular Cancer: Progress in a Devastating Disease

February 19 - Mount Everest and K2: Too Little and Too Much Oxygen

February 26 - Immunotherapy of Cancer

March 5 - The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress

March 12 - Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Radiology

March 19 - Inheritable Cancer

March 26 - Losing and Regaining Hearing: From Humans to Zebrafish

April 2 - Mechanisms and Living with Type 1 Diabetes

April 9 - Global Challenges in Infection with HIV and other Viruses

April 16 - Cardiovascular Failure and Regeneration

April 23 - Autoimmunity: Basic and Clinical Advances and Challenges

May 7 - Futures for PhDs


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