BMI 8850 BIOMEDICINE FOR THE NONMEDICAL PROFESSIONAL (3 credits)
This course will cover the basic principles of molecular and cellular biology, human anatomy, physiology, and pathology that are essential to an informed use of biomedical data. The biomedical topics will be interspersed and complemented with discussions about relevant data sources and datasets, emphasizing their strengths and weaknesses, and the lectures will be enriched with virtual anatomical dissections. Reading assignments from the primary literature and multimedia materials will supplement the textbook.
Prerequisite(s): Class standing of senior or above