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Class of 2023
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Session Title:
Emerging Viruses
Teaching Hours:
Teaching and Learning MethodsTotal Scheduled Hours = 2
Lecture = 1
Tutorial = 1

Learning objectives beginning with 112 are covered in the Lecture. Learning objectives beginning with 116 are covered in the Tutorial.
Teaching and Learning Methods
Lecture 1 hour(s)
Tutorial 1 hour(s)

Learning Objectives
Blueprint ID Learning Objectives
11287 Describe currently used antiviral agents
11288 Describe how emerging viruses are transmitted to humans.
11289 Describe the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of recent emerging viruses
11614 Become familiar with risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and pathogenesis of a current or potential emerging virus
11615 Describe transmission, isolation, contact tracing and spread potential of a current or potential emerging virus
11616 Understand the virology and related therapies available for a selected emerging virus
11617 Describe the prognosis, potential outcomes and long-term consequences of a selected emerging virus

Linked Course Goal(s) to Session
Blueprint ID Course Goals
7416 Integrate basic and clinical sciences as they relate to common clinical encounters and patient symptoms
Linked Program Competencies
To This Course Goal:
7417 Identify health care resources available for the investigation, treatment and management of the patient
Linked Program Competencies
To This Course Goal:
me-3 me-4 me-5 me-6 cm-2
Linked Program Competencies To Course Goal(s)
me-6 Medical Expert
Apply knowledge of the clinical, socio-behavioural, and fundamental biomedical sciences relevant to a clinical problem.
me-3 Medical Expert
Formulate an initial plan of appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures relevant to the patient’s presentation.
me-4 Medical Expert
Develop a differential diagnosis and key clinical problem list following assessment of a patient.
me-5 Medical Expert
Develop a management plan for key clinical problems following assessment of a patient.
cm-2 Communicator
Collect and synthesize accurate and relevant information, incorporating perspectives from patients and their families, colleagues and other health care professionals.

Linked MCC Medical Expert Objectives