Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019

     

BIOE 509 001 (CRN: 12607)

POINT-OF-CARE DIAGNOSTICS

Long Title: POINT-OF-CARE DIAGNOSTICS
Department: Bioengineering
Instructors:
Richards-Kortum, Rebecca R.
Schwarz, Richard A.
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR BRC 285 (26-AUG-2019 - 6-DEC-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 20
Section Enrolled: 13
Enrollment data as of: 28-SEP-2020 3:06PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: This course provides an overview of diagnostic technologies that can be used at the point-of-care, including lateral flow assays, 2- and 3-D paper-based assays, and imaging based assays. Topics include the principles of assay design, validation and commercial development, with a focus on diagnostics for low-resource settings. The course includes a lecture and laboratory component, along with a team-based design project. Only graduate students may register for this course.