Molecular Diagnostics and Clinical Epidemiology Core Curriculum
Academic Year 2013-2014
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
8:00am - 9:00am
Site Specific Locations*
Farid Chehab, Ph.D., Enrique Terrazas, M.D.
Recommended text for Molecular Diagnostics: Thompson and Thompson "Genetics in Medicine" 6th Edition, 2001
Recommended text for Clinical Epidemiology: Evidence-Based Diagnosis (Practical Guides to Biostatistics and Epidemiology by Newman and Kohn
A short multiple choice test may follow each lecture.
Please note: Molecular Diagnostics lectures are 8:00 - 9:30AM except for 4/14, 4/23, and 4/28 (these lecture will be 1 hr long due to teaching conferences beginning at 9am)
|1||Mon||April 14, 2014||MDx||Concepts and Techniques in MDx||Farid Chehab|
|2||Wed||April 16, 2014||ClinEpi||Mean, SD, SEM, Kappa, coefficient of variation, correlation coefficient.||Enrique Terrazas|
|3||Fri||April 18, 2014||MDx||Thalassemia disorders||Farid Chehab|
|4||Mon||April 21, 2014||ClinEpi||Sensitivity, specificity, 2x2 table method for predictive value||Enrique Terrazas|
|5||Wed||April 23, 2014||MDx||Cystic Fibrosis and Spinal Muscular Atrophy||Farid Chehab|
|6||Fri||April 25, 2014||MDx||Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia||Farid Chehab|
|7||Mon||April 28, 2014||MDx||Triplet and other repeat expansions||Farid Chehab|
|8||Wed||April 30, 2014||ClinEpi||Odds and probability, likelihood ratios||Enrique Terrazas|
|9||Fri||May 2, 2014||MDx||Next Generation Sequencing 1||Farid Chehab and Neil Shah|
|10||Mon||May 5, 2014||MDx||Next Generation Sequencing 2||Farid Chehab|
|11||Wed||May 7, 2014||ClinEpi||ROC curve, treatment thresholds||Enrique Terrazas|
|12||Fri||May 9, 2014||MDx||Discussion and Review Exam (in C255)||Farid Chehab|
|13||Mon||May 12, 2014||ClinEpi||Screening and prognostic tests||Enrique Terrazas|
|14||Wed||May 14, 2014||ClinEpi||Evaluating therapies||Enrique Terrazas|
|Fri||May 16, 2014||No lecture|
*Site Specified Locations: All lecture days
- At Moffitt-Long: go to L-551A.
- At China Basin: go to the large conference room (CB2121).
- At SFGH: go to the Clin Labs conference room.
- At SFVAMC: if you are presenting, go to L-551A, otherwise go to a site above.