Molecular Diagnostics and Clinical Epidemiology Core Curriculum
Academic Year 2012-2013
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
|1||Mon||April 15, 2013||MDx||Concepts and Techniques in MDx||Farid Chehab|
|2||Wed||April 17, 2013||ClinEpi||Mean, SD, SEM, Kappa, coefficient of variation, correlation coefficient.||Enrique Terrazas|
|3||Fri||April 19, 2013||MDx||Thalassemia disorders||Farid Chehab|
|4||Mon||April 22, 2013||MDx||Thalassemia disorders||Farid Chehab|
|5||Wed||April 24, 2013||ClinEpi||Sensitivity, specificity, 2x2 table method for predictive value||Enrique Terrazas|
|6||Fri||April 26, 2013||MDx||Cystic Fibrosis and Spinal Muscular Atrophy||Farid Chehab|
|7||Mon||April 29, 2013||MDx||Triplet and other repeat expansions||Farid Chehab|
|Wed||May 1, 2013||See Chemistry Lecture Schedule|
|8||Fri||May 3, 2013||MDx||Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia||Farid Chehab and Neil Shah|
|9||Mon||May 6, 2013||MDx||Thrombosis (in C255)||Farid Chehab|
|Wed||May 8, 2013||No lecture||No lecture|
|10||Fri||May 10, 2013||MDx||Discussion and Review Exam (in C255)||Farid Chehab|
|11||Mon||May 13, 2013||ClinEpi||Odds and probability, likelihood ratios||Enrique Terrazas|
|12||Wed||May 15, 2013||ClinEpi||ROC curve, treatment thresholds||Enrique Terrazas|
|13||Fri||May 17, 2013||ClinEpi||Screening and prognostic tests||Enrique Terrazas|
*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.