Bioterrorism & Homeland Security Course

Course Number: 
IDO530
Type: 
Interdisciplinary Courses
Quarter Hours: 
2 Quarter hours
Course Description: 
The Bioterrorism and Homeland Security Course will address multiple aspects of the emerging threat of bioterrorism and the nation’s response to prepare against this threat. Initial lectures will review the bioagents followed by discussions of diagnostics, medical countermeasures, and consequence management of intentionally released bioagents from the local, state and federal (including DoD) perspectives. We will also discuss future bioterrorism challenges and threats.