Description
EMERGING BIOMEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES
The purpose of this course is to provide the students with an understanding of stem cell biology, tissue engineering, and related applications involved in rehabilitation sciences and regenerative medicine. The course material is designed to aid students considering a future as researchers in biomedical sciences laboratories or biotechnology research and development. It will provide digests of the latest research technologies and clinical applications in these fields. Students will be encouraged to synthesize concepts aimed to test solutions and therapies to improve human health by use of modern biomedical technologies. The lecture and discussion format gives students a broad background and the opportunity to apply critical thinking skills to recent published findings.
Details
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
REHSCI 1218
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
Physical Therapy
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring