School of Medicine

The Respiratory System module, part I

The Respiratory System module, part I, focuses on the basic science concepts of physiology, gross anatomy, histology, cell biology, embryology, biochemistry, immunology, as well as introductory pathology and introductory pharmacology, essential for understanding the causes and treatment of diseases of the respiratory tract. Clinical training continues in this module with lectures on the doctor-patient relationship, epidemiology, and ACGME competencies. Clinical presentations and treatments of pulmonary diseases will be the focus of the Respiratory System module, part II, in semester 3.




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