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Course ID:IDIS(POPH) 3110. 3 hours.
Course Title:Food Animal Infectious Diseases
Course
Description:
To provide basic information to undergraduate students about zoonotic, economically important or politically important diseases of livestock (particularly mammalian food animals and horses).
Oasis Title:FOOD ANIMAL ID
Prerequisite:BIOL 1103
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 3730. 3 hours.
Course Title:Poultry Health
Course
Description:
Common infectious, parasitic, and nutritional diseases of poultry: the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and control. Offered to students majoring in poultry science and others who are qualified.
Oasis Title:POULTRY HEALTH
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 3730
Prerequisite:POUL 3600 and MIBO 3500
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MIBO(POPH) 4220/6220. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pathogenic Bacteriology
Course
Description:
Molecular basis of bacterial virulence: identification of virulence factors, genetic regulation of virulence, and the complex interactions between bacterial pathogens and their hosts.
Oasis Title:PATHOGEN BACTERIOL
Prerequisite:MIBO 3500
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH(MIBO)(IDIS) 4450/6450-4450L/6450L. 4 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Microbial Genetics and Genomics
Course
Description:
Molecular basis of gene regulation in microorganisms with emphasis on systems pertaining to pathogenesis, evolution, and ecology. computer lab includes examination of evolutionary relatedness, sequence comparisons, database searches and reconstruction of metabolic pathways.
Oasis Title:MICROBIAL GENETICS
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MIBO 4800L/6800L or MMIB 4450/6450
Undergraduate Prerequisite:MIBO 3500
Graduate Prerequisite:MIBO 3500 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:WILD(POPH) 4600/6600. 2 hours.
Course Title:Field Methods in Wildlife Health, Management, and Research
Course
Description:
Field course providing personal experience in field methods used by wildlife biologists (prescribed burning, wildlife capture/handling, population assessment, radiotelemetry, habitat surveys, necropsy techniques, sample collection, etc.).
Oasis Title:FLD METH WILDL MGMT
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in FORS 4890/6890
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught entirely in the field during the Maymester. An intensive 6-day and 5-night field trip to an off-campus site is required.
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of school
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of school
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH(MIBO)(IDIS) 4650/6650. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Virology
Course
Description:
Introduction to basic principles and concepts of virology, viral replication and pathogenesis for undergraduate and graduate students. Class topics will include classification, replication, diagnosis, quantification, pathogenesis, and epidemiology of viruses.
Oasis Title:INTRO VIROLOGY
Undergraduate Prerequisite:[MIBO 3500 and (GENE(BIOL) 3200 or POPH(MIBO)(IDIS) 4450/6450-4450L/6450L)] or permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 4900L. 4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit. 8 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Directed Research for Undergraduate Students
Course
Description:
Independent laboratory research in infectious disease pathogenesis and epidemiology under the direction of a faculty member.
Oasis Title:DIRECTED RESEARCH
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 4960. 1-5 hours. Repeatable for maximum 20 hours credit.
Course Title:Directed Research
Course
Description:
Students will work on various research related to population genetics and ecology of bacterial pathogens. Students will learn a specific laboratory technique and apply this method towards a specific research project. In addition, students will learn basic laboratory skills, including making solution, bacterial cultivation, etc.
Oasis Title:DIRECTED RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Course is taught in a research format. Hours-per-week vary depending on stage of project.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:WILD(POPH) 5100/7100. 3 hours.
Course Title:Principles and Management of Wildlife Diseases
Course
Description:
Fundamental causes of disease-induced morbidity and mortality among free-ranging wildlife populations. Emphasis on the etiology, pathogenesis, clinical signs, lesions, epidemiology, diagnosis, and management significance of diseases produced by toxicologic, viral, microbial, parasitic, pathogens.
Oasis Title:WILDLIFE DISEASES
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in FORS(POPH) 5100/7100 or FORS(PARA) 8500-8500L or FORS(IDIS) 8510-8510L
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:LAMS(POPH) 5160. 1.5 hours.
Course Title:Large Animal Infectious Diseases
Course
Description:
A review of the principles of infectious diseases of large animals, the mechanisms by which microorganisms infect and cause disease, how the immune response contributes to disease, the principles of infectious disease epidemiology, and how antimicrobials and vaccines can be used rationally to control these diseases.
Oasis Title:LARGE AN INFECT
Nontraditional Format:This course is taught in a five-week elective period with 20 lectures (contacts) and two 3-hour labs for a total of 23 contacts.
Prerequisite:DVM student
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 5180. 1 hour.
Course Title:Public Health
Course
Description:
An introduction to the important role of veterinarians in protecting public health. An emphasis on the relationship between animal and human health, and current national and international issues in human health and public health policy that impact veterinary medicine will be presented. Computer modules, didactic lecture material and student presentations will cover various aspects of veterinary medicine and emerging human diseases.
Oasis Title:PUBLIC HEALTH
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in VPAT 5180
Nontraditional Format:This course is taught in a five week elective period with nine contacts (lectures), one 2-hour lab, and five discussion group sessions for a total of 15 contacts.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 5200. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Management for Food Animal Health and Production
Course
Description:
Health care and management procedures for food producing animals.
Oasis Title:FA HEA AND PROD MGT
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in LAMS 5200
Nontraditional Format:This course is taught in a five-week elective period with 30 contacts (lecture hours) for a total of 2.0 credit hours.
Prerequisite:Completetion of the 2nd year core fall veterinary curriculum
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 5201. 1 hour.
Course Title:Wildlife Diseases
Course
Description:
This is an introductory course in conservation/wildlife biology designed for DVM students. Emphasis will be placed on wildlife diseases and their potential impacts on free-ranging wildlife populations.
Oasis Title:WILDLIFE DISEASES
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MMIB 5200 or IDIS 5201
Nontraditional Format:Course taught in a five week period three lectures per week.
Prerequisite:Must be at least a 2nd-year DVM student
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 5202. 1.1 hours.
Course Title:Laboratory Animal Medicine: Husbandry, Diseases, and Management of Laboratory Animals
Course
Description:
This is an elective course for students who are interested in learning about the care and use of common laboratory animals as well as being introduced to the specialty of laboratory animal medicine.
Oasis Title:LAB ANIMAL MEDICINE
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in VETM 5202
Nontraditional Format:This course is taught in a five-week elective period with 17 lectures (contacts) for a total of 1.1 credit hours.
Prerequisite:This course is open to second or third year veterinary students
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 5203L. 0.3 hours. 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Techniques in Laboratory Animal Medicine
Course
Description:
Humane methods of animal maintenance and experimentation; the testing methods which minimize animal distress; use of anaesthetics, analgesics, and tranquilizers for commonly used lab species.
Oasis Title:ANIMAL RES TECH
Nontraditional Format:This course is taught in a 5-week elective period with a total of five 2-hour labs for a total of 0.3 credit hours.
Prerequisite:POPH 5202
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 5230. 0.6-1 hours. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Special Topics in Population Health
Course
Description:
Presentation and discussion of published research and new developments in population health.
Oasis Title:VET POPH
Nontraditional Format:This course is taught in a five-week elective period for 2 to 3 hours per week for a total of 10 to 30 contacts.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 5240. 2 hours.
Course Title:Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
Course
Description:
The applications of epidemiology to veterinary clinical medicine. The zoonotic diseases of topical interest, with special emphasis on the foodborne diseases associated with red meat and poultry.
Oasis Title:EPIDEMIOLOGY
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MMIB 5250 or IDIS 5250
Nontraditional Format:This course consists of 30 contact (lecture) hours or 2 credit hours.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 5250. 1 hour.
Course Title:Poultry Diseases
Course
Description:
The etiology, epidemiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, prevention, control, and treatment of infectious diseases of poultry. General aspects of biosecurity, food safety, welfare, and population medicine in commercial poultry.
Oasis Title:POULTRY DISEASES
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 5250
Nontraditional Format:This course will be offered as a regular elective course with class lectures and one laboratory practicum to include basic bird anatomy, bird handling, and sampling and postmortem examination techniques.
Prerequisite:Enrollment in the 2nd year of the veterinary medicine curriculum
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 5280. 0.4 hours.
Course Title:Applied Preventive Health
Course
Description:
Study of preventive health management programs common across animal species.
Oasis Title:APP PREV HEALTH
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in LAMS 5280
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 5390. 1.3 hours.
Course Title:Diseases of Swine
Course
Description:
Review of diseases encountered in swine practice.
Oasis Title:DIS OF SWINE
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in LAMS 5390
Nontraditional Format:This course is taught in a five week election session with 20 lectures for 1.3 credit hours.
Prerequisite:Second year veterinary curriculum
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 5400. 1.3-3.9 hours. Repeatable for maximum 7.8 hours credit.
Course Title:Avian Medicine Clinical Rotation
Course
Description:
In-depth study of a speciality area of avian medicine.
Oasis Title:AVIAN MED CLIN ROTA
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 5400
Nontraditional Format:This is a senior clinical rotation where 2 hours in the clinic equals 1 contact hour (40 hrs per week divided by 2 equals 20 contacts per week or 1.3 cr hrs per week).
Prerequisite:Enrollment in the College of Veterinary Medicine professional curriculum
Pre or Corequisite:POPH 5250
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 5410. 3.9-7.8 hours. Repeatable for maximum 15.6 hours credit.
Course Title:Wildlife Population Health
Course
Description:
Exposure to the many aspects of wildlife population health. Students will participate in field and laboratory projects, attend meetings of staff to discuss research projects, and conduct a library project on a salient disease topic.
Oasis Title:WILDLIFE POPULATION
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PARA 5410 or IDIS 5410
Nontraditional Format:Senior clinical rotation where 2 hours in the clinic equals 1 contact (40 hours per week divided by 2 equals 20 contacts per week or 1.3 credit hours per week).
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 5900. 0.7-8 hours. Repeatable for maximum 16 hours credit.
Course Title:Studies in Population Health
Course
Description:
Studies involving different areas of food animal health, population medicine, or theriogenology.
Oasis Title:PH STUDIES
Nontraditional Format:Course taught in a clinical setting. Hours vary daily.
Prerequisite:Must be a DVM student
Pre or Corequisite:POPH 5200
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 5901. 0.7-8 hours.
Course Title:Studies in Clinical Avian Medicine
Course
Description:
In-depth studies into a specialty area of avian medicine.
Oasis Title:AVIAN MED STUDIES
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 5900
Nontraditional Format:Clinical rotation.
Prerequisite:Enrollment in the College of Veterinary Medicine professional curriculum
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 6050. 3 hours.
Course Title:Avian Diseases
Course
Description:
The signs of specific poultry diseases, their causes, and contributing management factors.
Oasis Title:AVIAN DISEASES
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 6050
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6100. 3 hours.
Course Title:Clinical Avian Medicine
Course
Description:
Through study of case material, students learn to integrate laboratory test results into an accurate diagnosis. Appropriate treatment and prevention plans will be formulated.
Oasis Title:CLINICAL AVIAN MED
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 6100
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6110. 2 hours.
Course Title:Problems in Food Animal Infectious Disease
Course
Description:
Diseases of cattle, small ruminants, and swine will be studied, with emphasis on mechanisms of pathogenesis and approach to diagnosis, treatment, and control of infectious diseases in herd settings.
Oasis Title:PROB FA INF DIS
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in LAMS 6110
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6120. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Food Animal Medicine Clinical Rounds
Course
Description:
Faculty and students discuss in detail clinical cases commonly encountered in food animal disease and production.
Oasis Title:FA CLINIC ROUND
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in LAMS 6120
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6130. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Food Animal Production Medicine Seminar
Course
Description:
Presentation and discussion of diagnostic cases and research in production food animal medicine.
Oasis Title:FA PROD MED SEMINAR
Nontraditional Format:Students will have 15 lectures over a 15-week semester.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6140. 1.5 hours.
Course Title:Applied Veterinary Economics
Course
Description:
A comparison of methods used to evaluate the utility of veterinary practice and procedures with a focus on economic outcomes.
Oasis Title:VET ECON
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in LAMS 6140
Nontraditional Format:Students will have twenty-three lectures over a fifteen-week semester.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6150. 1 hour.
Course Title:Problems and Current Issues in Food Animal Practice
Course
Description:
An overview of problems and current issues encountered in food animal practice, including time management, communications, client interaction, personnel management, conflict management, contracts, value-based assessment, team working, and process management.
Oasis Title:PROB & CURRENT ISS
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in LAMS 6150
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6160L. 3 hours. 9 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Poultry Disease and Management Interaction
Course
Description:
Interactions between current commercial management practices relative to their effect on poultry diseases. Actual field experiences are used in the identification of health problems and recommendations for improving flock health.
Oasis Title:POULTRY DIS MANAGEM
Nontraditional Format:Class will convene on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 6160. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Special Problems in Food Animal Medicine
Course
Description:
Directed investigation of clinical cases; preparation leading to the definition, hypothesis, and plan of an applied research study; development of complex models addressing food animal economics or disease; scholarly activity required for publication of case studies or clinical trials; directed demonstration of skills not fully addressed by other coursework.
Oasis Title:FA SPECIAL PROB
Nontraditional Format:Directed study.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6200. 2-8 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Laboratory Animal Medicine Residency Externship
Course
Description:
Application of clinical medicine, surgery, and management in industry or non-UGA university research environment.
Oasis Title:LAB MED RES EXTERN
Nontraditional Format:Externship cannot exceed twelve weeks of contact time.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 6210. 7 hours. 40 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Avian Medicine Externship
Course
Description:
Independent off-campus experience working as a veterinarian in commercial poultry companies, allied industries, or diagnostic laboratories.
Oasis Title:AVIAN MED EXTERN
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 6210
Nontraditional Format:Students in this course are off-campus and participate full time in the daily and weekly activities of their corporate or governmental sponsors.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6230. 2 hours.
Course Title:Problems in Epidemiology and Statistics
Course
Description:
Evaluation of herd level disease and production issues using case record datasets, with emphasis on data management and analysis.
Oasis Title:PROBLEMS EPI & STAT
Nontraditional Format:As a practicum, this course will have a mixture of lecture and computer laboratory time.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6240. 8 hours.
Course Title:Food Animal Production Medicine Externship
Course
Description:
Independent off-campus experience working as a veterinarian in a commercial food animal production company, pharmaceutical, biologic, animal regulatory agency, or diagnostic laboratory.
Oasis Title:FA EXTERNSHIP
Nontraditional Format:Students in this course are off-campus and participate full-time in the activities of their corporate or governmental sponsors.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 6250. 7 hours.
Course Title:Directed Studies in Food Animal Clinical Research
Course
Description:
Development, execution, and summarization of a clinical research study in cooperation with a food animal production company, pharmaceutical company, biologics company, diagnostic laboratory, or animal regulatory agency.
Oasis Title:FA CLINICAL RES
Nontraditional Format:This course and Food Animal Production Medicine Externship are inherently linked. During the externship, students will split time between the "externship" activity and completing an applied research study. Note that the applied research study will have value to the externship provider.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:PHRM(POPH) 6550. 5 hours. 3 hours lecture and 4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Essentials of Animals in Biomedical Research
Course
Description:
Humane methods of animal maintenance and experimentation; the testing methods which minimize animal distress; use of anesthetics, analgesics, and tranquilizers for commonly used lab species; methods for reporting deficiencies in animal care; laws pertaining to the use of animals in biomedical research.
Oasis Title:ANIMALS IN RESEARCH
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6700. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit. 6 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Clinical Food Animal Medicine
Course
Description:
Through study of case material, students learn to integrate clinical and laboratory findings into an accurate diagnosis. Appropriate treatment and prevention plans will be formulated.
Oasis Title:CLINIC FA PROD MED
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in LAMS 6100
Nontraditional Format:Students will spend at least one day per week during the term participating in field investigation of clinical cases. The minimum number of days/semester will be sixteen.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 6800. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Avian Pharmacology and Toxicology
Course
Description:
Chemistry, mechanisms of action, legal dosages, residue concerns, and analysis of antibiotics, minerals, vitamins, anthelmintics, mycotoxins, and other naturally-occurring toxicants impacting commercial poultry production.
Oasis Title:AVIAN PHARM/TOX
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 6800
Nontraditional Format:Class will convene on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7010. 1-4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 24 hours credit.
Course Title:Laboratory Animal Medicine and Pathology Practicum
Course
Description:
Students coordinate clinical and diagnostic approaches for laboratory animals. Through investigation of case material, students learn to integrate clinical, diagnostic, and pathological findings into an accurate diagnosis. Activities include physical exam, obtaining history, developing diagnostic and treatment plans, necropsy, evaluating results, colony management, and case reporting.
Oasis Title:LAB AN MED PRACT
Nontraditional Format:Students are instructed by faculty in one-on-one format. Instruction includes clinical, diagnostic, and necropsy procedures; reviewing results; developing treatment and colony management plans; health surveillance; and writing and presenting case reports.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 7020. 1-4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Laboratory Animal Medicine and Pathology Rounds
Course
Description:
The presentation of complete case studies in biweekly clinical laboratory animal medicine and pathology rounds.
Oasis Title:LAB ANIM MED ROUNDS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7060L. 1 hour. 3-4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Avian Diagnostic Microbiology Laboratory
Course
Description:
Laboratory to be taken in conjunction with Avian Diagnostic Microbiology. The laboratory will apply techniques discussed in lectures.
Oasis Title:AVIAN MICRO LAB
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 7060L
Nontraditional Format:Lab will convene on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7060. 3 hours.
Course Title:Avian Diagnostic Microbiology
Course
Description:
Intense practical experience in acquisition, handling, and processing of clinical microbiological specimens. Areas covered include processing techniques, culture techniques, media selection, screening methods, interpretation of cultures, traditional and rapid identification methods, antimicrobial sensitivity testing, special recovery and enrichment techniques, hatchery microbiology, HACCP and processing.
Oasis Title:AVIAN MICROBIOLOGY
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 7060
Nontraditional Format:Class will convene on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7100L. 3-5 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit. 6-10 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Animals in Biomedical Research – Advanced Techniques
Course
Description:
Techniques of drug administration, infusion, and collection of body fluids and materials; gnotobiology; animal rederivation, molecular biologic methods, transgenic animal production, use of radioisotopes, and bioinstrumentation are included. Surgical techniques, including sterilization, vessel cannulization, and skin grafting. Also covered: use of respirators, electrocautery, and other operating room equipment.
Oasis Title:ADV ANIMALS BIOMED
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7110. 4 hours.
Course Title:The Diseases of Laboratory Animals I
Course
Description:
The first of two semesters covering diseases of laboratory animals. Students will study the common diseases of common laboratory rodents - mice, rats, guinea pigs, hamsters, and gerbils. Topics will include infectious and non-infectious diseases in these species. Etiology, transmission, life cycle, hosts, pathogenesis, pathology, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of the diseases will be covered.
Oasis Title:LAB ANIM DIS I
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7120. 4 hours.
Course Title:The Diseases of Laboratory Animals II
Course
Description:
The second of two semesters covering diseases of laboratory animals. Students will study the common diseases of common non- rodent laboratory species - rabbits, ferrets, nonhuman primates, pigs, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and fish. Topics will include infectious and non-infectious diseases of these species. Etiology, transmission, life cycle, hosts, pathogenesis, pathology, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of the diseases will be covered.
Oasis Title:LAB ANIM DIS II
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7210E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Breeder Husbandry and Health
Course
Description:
This is an on-line distance learning course designed to educate veterinarians regarding husbandry and health management of poultry breeder flocks.
Oasis Title:BREEDER HUSBANDRY
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7220E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Incubation Theory, Hatchery Practices, and Poultry Health
Course
Description:
This is an on-line distance learning course intended to educate veterinarians regarding hatchery practices and poultry health.
Oasis Title:HATCHERY PRACTICES
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7230E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Poultry Genetics and Nutrition
Course
Description:
This is an on-line distance learning course intended to educate veterinarians regarding the interaction between genetics, nutrition, and husbandry in maintaining healthy birds in poultry production.
Oasis Title:POULTRY GENETICS
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7310E. 9 hours.
Course Title:Poultry Pathology
Course
Description:
This is an online distance learning course intended to educate veterinarians on the pathology associated with viral, bacterial, parasitic, and toxicologic diseases of poultry.
Oasis Title:POUL PATHOLOGY
Nontraditional Format:The students will be reading online lectures in text, powerpoint presentations with written or audio explanation, or there will be voice recorded or video recorded lectures. They will then have assigned readings and discussion boards with other students in the class. The students will have to have internet access.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7320E. 9 hours.
Course Title:Poultry Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Course
Description:
This is an online distance learning course designed to educate veterinarians regarding immunology and infectious diseases of poultry.
Oasis Title:AVIAN IMMUN INFECT
Nontraditional Format:The students will be reading online lectures in text, powerpoint presentations with written or audio explanation, or there will be voice recorded or video recorded lectures. They will then have assigned readings and discussion boards with other students in the class. The students will have to have internet access.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7330E. 6 hours.
Course Title:Poultry Food Safety Epidemiology
Course
Description:
This is an online distance learning course intended to educate veterinarians regarding the epidemiology of salmonella and campylobacter in poultry production.
Oasis Title:POULT FOOD EPI
Nontraditional Format:The students will be reading online lectures in text, powerpoint presentations with written or audio explanation, or there will be voice recorded or video recorded lectures. They will then have assigned readings and discussion boards with other students in the class. The students will have to have internet access.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7420E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Poultry and Public Health Issues Impacting International Trade
Course
Description:
This is an online distance learning course intended to educate veterinarians on the significant poultry health, disease control, and public health issues affecting export and import of poultry.
Oasis Title:TRADE ISSUES
Nontraditional Format:Delivery mode is asynchronous. Course design is a self-paced, independent study course. There are no face-to-face meetings. E-mail as needed and discussion boards daily. Written feedback will be given to students on assignments monthly.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 7610E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Poultry Routine Health Surveys
Course
Description:
This is an on-line distance learning course intended to educate veterinarians regarding the use of routine health surveys to evaluate poultry production profitability.
Oasis Title:POUL HEALTH SURVEYS
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8050. 3 hours.
Course Title:Avian Virus Diseases
Course
Description:
The serological and virological methods used to isolate and identify avian viruses of economic importance. Cell culture systems are prepared and infected with different viruses to observe their effect. Specific projects are undertaken to familiarize the student with current virological techniques.
Oasis Title:AVIAN VIRUS DIS
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 8050
Nontraditional Format:Class will convene on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8050L. 1 hour. 1-4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Avian Virus Diseases Laboratory
Course
Description:
Laboratory to be taken in conjunction with Avian Virus Diseases. The laboratory will apply techniques discussed in lecture to identify viruses of importance to poultry.
Oasis Title:AVIAN VIRUS LAB
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 8050L
Nontraditional Format:Class will convene on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
Pre or Corequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8110. 3 hours. 9 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Problems in Poultry Diseases and Parasites
Course
Description:
Students work intensively on approved problems in the field of poultry health after selection of the specialized area with the appropriate staff member.
Oasis Title:PROBLEMS IN POULTRY
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 8110
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8120. 1 hour.
Course Title:Poultry Nutrition for Masters in Avian Medicine
Course
Description:
The practical aspects of poultry nutrition, nutritional programs, and their relationship with disease problems.
Oasis Title:POULTRY NUTRITION
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in POUL 8150
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 8150. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 3 hours credit.
Course Title:Avian Medicine Seminar
Course
Description:
Presentation and discussion of current diagnostic cases and research activities in the area of avian medicine.
Oasis Title:AVIAN MED SEMINAR
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 8150
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 8160. 3 hours.
Course Title:Scientific Manuscript Writing
Course
Description:
Scientific writing techniques, literature retrieval skills, data analysis, and manuscript formatting are utilized in the development of a publishable manuscript to improve students written communication skills. Data obtained during "Problems in Poultry Diseases and Parasites" is expected to be used as subject matter for manuscript writing.
Oasis Title:MANUSCRIPT WRITING
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in AVMD 8160
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH(IDIS)(MIBO) 8200. 5 hours.
Course Title:Molecular Virology and Experimental Design
Course
Description:
Molecular techniques to study viruses of veterinary importance.
Oasis Title:MOLVIROL
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MMIB 8200
Prerequisite:IDIS 4220/6220 and BCMB 4020/6020
Pre or Corequisite:POPH(MIBO) 4650/6650
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:VPAT(POPH) 8220. 3 hours. 9 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Avian Histopathology
Course
Description:
Detailed microscopic studies will be made of avian tissues and the effects of specific diseases and their processes on them. A working knowledge of tissue processing and differential staining will be included.
Oasis Title:AVIAN HISTOPATH
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8230. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Special Topics in Population Health
Course
Description:
Presentation and discussion of published research and new research developments.
Oasis Title:SPEC TOPICS POPH
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8240L. 3 hours. 9 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Histopathology for Poultry Medicine Residents
Course
Description:
Microscopic studies will be made of poultry and gamebird tissues to examine the effects of specific diseases and their processes. Interpretation and application of histopathology in disease diagnosis and confirmation will be emphasized.
Oasis Title:HISTO POULT MED
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in VPAT(POPH) 8220
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8300. 3 hours.
Course Title:Biology and Care of Laboratory Animals
Course
Description:
Students will study the normal biology and humane care of laboratory animal species. Anatomy, physiology, genetics, behavior, and nomenclature for typical species will be presented. Animal husbandry techniques, their appropriate application, and species-specific husbandry considerations will be covered.
Oasis Title:BIO CARE LAB ANIM
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8310L. 3 hours. 4 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Population Health Statistics I
Course
Description:
Analysis of data from clinical, laboratory, and population medicine: descriptive statistics; probability; binomial, Poisson, normal, t-, and chi-square distributions; confidence intervals; one- and two-sample hypothesis testing; basic nonparametric tests; power and sample size calculations; simple linear regression and correlation. Computing applications will utilize menu-driven software.
Oasis Title:POP HEALTH STAT I
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8320L. 4 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Population Health Statistics II
Course
Description:
Continuation of Population Health Statistics I. Analysis of variance: completely randomized design; randomized complete block; repeated measures; factorial designs; nonparametric alternatives. Multivariable modeling: multiple linear regression; logistic regression; survival analysis using Kaplan- Meier and Cox models. Computing applications will utilize menu- driven software.
Oasis Title:POP HEALTH STAT II
Prerequisite:POPH 8310L or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8400. 4 hours.
Course Title:Management of Research Animal Programs
Course
Description:
Management of a research animal program, including animal facility design, operation, inspection, equipment, quality assurance; information resources and organizations; occupational health and safety; containment, barrier, health surveillance; laws, regulations; fiscal management; societal issues; disaster planning; animal procurement, identification, and husbandry; and personnel management.
Oasis Title:RES ANIMAL MGMNT
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:POPH 8580. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 5 hours credit. 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Current Topics in Wildlife Health
Course
Description:
Ongoing disease investigations, research, and wildlife health issues will be reviewed and discussed weekly.
Oasis Title:WILDLIFE HEALTH
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in PARA 8580 or IDIS 8580
Nontraditional Format:Students will participate in the discussion, review assigned publications, and may be asked to report further information to the group at the next session.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:POPH 8900. 1-6 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Problems in Population Health
Course
Description:
Intensive study, under the direction of faculty, on management approaches and current issues in the diagnosis of disease and health maintenance of domestic and wild animal populations.
Oasis Title:PROB POP HEALTH
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
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