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HMX Immunology

Harvard Medical School Online

2 months
Duration
800 USD/full
800 USD/full
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About

In the HMX Immunology course from Harvard Medical School Online, you’ll learn about the processes that enable our immune systems to respond to evolving threats, and learn about new, immunology-based disease treatments.

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Overview

Overview

Microbial life forms are an ever-present, extremely dangerous threat to our survival, against which the immune system must constantly defend.

In the HMX Immunology course from Harvard Medical School Online you'll get an in-depth look at how the body fights disease – and how new therapies can help.

Programme Structure

Topics covered include:
  • Innate Immunity and Inflammation
  • Microbial Recognition and Responses in Innate
  • Immunity
  • Antibodies — Structure and Function
  • Lymphocyte Development and Diversity
  • T Cell Activation by Antigens
  • T Cell-Dependent B Cell Responses
  • Helper T Cells
  • Cytotoxic T Cells
  • Failures of the Immune System
  • Immunology-Based Therapy of Diseases

Lecturers

  • Andrew Lichtman, MD, PhD - Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Senior Pathologist, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Shiv Pillai, MD, PhD

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • April 13 – June 25| Apply now through March 23

The partial tuition waiver application deadline was Tuesday, March 9 at 12 noon US ET

  • June 8 – August 20| Application opens March 24
September 7 – November 19| Application opens May 19

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

HMX courses are suitable for a variety of learners interested in medical science, including:

  • Students who are considering or attending medical school or other health-related professional programs (nursing, pharmacy, PA) – including those at the high school, undergraduate, and postgraduate levels
  • Professionals looking to improve knowledge for work on health care applications, projects, and research
  • Curious learners with sufficient prerequisites (biology, chemistry, physics) who want to know more

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    800 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 USD for the full programme during 2 months.
  • National

    800 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 USD for the full programme during 2 months.

Tuition starts at $800 for an individual course, or $1000 for a two-course bundle.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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