PUBLIC HEALTH TOXICOLOGY: ADVANCED TOPICS Syllabus

187.621.01 | AY 2012-2013 - 2nd Term | 1 Credit(s)
M 4:00:00 PM
  • Contact Information
  • Course Learning Objectives

    Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Critically read and review scientific papers in Toxicology
    • Analyze many of the laboratory techniques used in Toxicology research as they are presented in the literature
  • Course Description

    Complements Public Health Toxicology and provides students with additional depth of information regarding topics discussed concurrently in the Toxicology core curriculum. Students are assigned review articles from the literature and primary research papers. Students discuss the data from such papers and an overview of the literature with Toxicology faculty at weekly meetings.

  • Intended Audience

    PhD students in a laboratory based graduate program.

  • Methods of Assessment

    Grading Policy: Class participation

    Grading Restrictions: Pass and Fail

  • Academic Ethics Code

    The code, discussed in the Policy and Procedure Memorandum for Students, March 31, 2002, will be adhered to in this class:

    Students enrolled in the Bloomberg School of Public Health of The Johns Hopkins University assume an obligation to conduct themselves in a manner appropriate to the University's mission as an institution of higher education. A student is obligated to refrain from acts which he or she knows, or under the circumstances has reason to know, impair the academic integrity of the University. Violations of academic integrity include, but are not limited to: cheating; plagiarism; knowingly furnishing false information to any agent of the University for inclusion in the academic record; violation of the rights and welfare of animal or human subjects in research; and misconduct as a member of either School or University committees or recognized groups or organizations.

  • Disability Support Services

    If you are a student with a documented disability who requires an academic accommodation, please contact Betty H. Addison in the Office of Student Life Services: baddison@jhsph.edu, 410-955-3034, or 2017 E. Monument Street.