Course: Public Health Biology

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Lecture Materials

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Module 1: Disease Ecology

» Lecture 1: Ecological Principles of Disease Systems: Population Interactions and Dynamics (1,394 KB)

» Lecture 2: Disease Ecology (318 KB)

Module 2: Pathogens and Host Immunity

» Lecture 3: Pathogens: Nature and Transmission (1,046 KB)

» Lecture 4: Host Response to Infection: The Immune Response and Vaccination (1,005 KB)

Module 3: Treatment and Genomics of Infectious Diseases

» Lecture 5: Treatment of Infectious Disease: Drugs and Drug Resistance (1,256 KB)

» Lecture 6: Genomics and Infectious Disease (393 KB)

Module 4: Current Molecular Techniques and Cancer Genetics

» Lecture 7: Biotechnology and Genomics in Public Health (10,670 KB)

» Lecture 8: Cancer as a Genetic Disease (272 KB)

Module 5: Breast and Prostate Cancer

» Lecture 9: Breast Cancer (597 KB)

Guest Lecturer: Nancy Davidson

Module 6: Current Topics in Public Health Biology

» Lecture 12: Controversial Topics in Reproduction: Assisted Reproduction and the "Slippery Slope" (2,115 KB)

» Lecture 13: Genetic and Environmental Factors Affecting Expression of Determinates of Susceptibility to Disease during Development (1,077 KB)