M.MeD Pathology Part1 2016
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DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY

M.Med. Pathology PART I

LECTURE AND PRACTICALS SCHEDULE 2015/2016

MEDICAL BACTERIOLOGY AND MYCOLOGY

DATE

LECTURE

9.00 to 10.00 AM

SEMINAR  

10. 30-11. 30 AM

PRACTICALS

2. 00-5.00PM

MON

16/05/2016

Introduction to Medical Bacteriology              Dr. P. Odhiambo

Bacterial anatomy

Bacterial physiology

Dr. A. Maina                          

Dr. A. Maina                                                                                                               

 

PRACTICALS

 

TUE

17/05/2016

Bacterial genetics

Dr. M. Mureithi                                    

Safety in microbiology

laboratory                   FEO

Enumeration of bacteria

Bacterial batch growth curve

WED

18/05/2016

Pathogenicity and Infection

                      

Dr. P. Odhiambo                               

Microscopy               GPW

Examination of urine specimen

THUR

19/05/ 2016

Seminar preparation

Examination of urine cultures

 

FRI

20/05/2016

Differentials of Gram positive organisms

CW

                             

Dr. P. Odhiambo                                                                                                                             

Quality control in Microbiology  

                                SO                                     

Blood cultures

 body fluid specimens      

 pleural aspirate and joint fluid

MON 23/05/2016

Differentials of Gram negative organisms

EM

                             

Dr. M. Mureithi                                    

Staining methods in bacteriology                   

                               AW                          

 ENT specimens

 septic wound swabs        pus

TUE

24/05/2016

Antimicrobial agents     general Antimicrobial resistance by bacteria                        Dr. A. Maina                                                                           

Antimicrobial agents sensitivity tests and assays                  

                              RNC                                    

Antimicrobial sensitivity tests (Disc diffusion, Tube dilution and other methods)

WED

25/05/2016

Library & Seminar preparation

Continuation with previous practicals

 

THU

26/05/2016

Sterilization and disinfection

                         

Dr. P. Odhiambo

Culture media in bacteriology

General Classification uses, preparation

MO 

Media preparation

Assessment of

Disinfectants illustrations on sterilization and disinfection

FRI

27/05/2016

Chlamydia and Mycoplasmas                            

                          

Dr. M. Mureithi

Bacterial causative organisms of sexually transmitted infections                     LO                                                               

Genital tract specimens     

Syphilis serology      

MON

30/05/2016

Anaerobic bacteria

                       

Dr. P. Odhiambo 

 Anaerobic culture methods     

                                FEO

Anaerobic culture techniques

Clostridia

 

TUE

31/05/2016

Public Health Microbiology, Water and Sewage

                         

Dr. A. Maina

 

Food microbiology 

Dr. P. Odhiambo

 

Bacterial food poisoning

 

(Causative agents and laboratory investigations)                   

                             GPW                       

Examination of water samples       

 

Examination of stool specimen

illustrations on food and milk 

01/06/2016

PUBLIC HOLIDAY

THU 02/06/2016

Library & class discussions

Laboratory animals                                CW

Sputum and Cerebrospinal fluid specimens

FRI

03/06/2016

Introduction to Mycology

Classification of fungi

Dr. P. Odhiambo                                                           

Common fungal contaminants

SO                                            

Mycology laboratory methods

 

Illustrsations on saprophytic fungi

MON

06/06/2016

Causative agents of superficial mycoses   (moulds)

 

Dr. Maina       

Causative agents of   

 subcutaneous mycoses            

                                       EM                    

 

Microscopic examination of skin scrapings    hair cultures

 

Illustrations on subcutaneous

mycoses

TUE

07/06/2016

Yeasts 

                         

Dr. M. Mureithi    

Systemic mycoses

 

Dimorphic fungi & other opportunistic filamentous fungi          

                                        AW

Aspergillus and aspergillosis              RNC

 

Yeasts

Aspergillus

 

Illustrations on systemic mycoses

WED

08/06/2016

Antifungal agents                                   

                            

Dr. A. Maina

Examination of fungal cultures & Identification tests for fungi

LO       

Continuation of practicals on yeasts and Aspergillus

9/06/2016      22/6/2016   

Virology

23/06/2016

Revision

24/06/2016       

CAT (Bacteriology Mycology and Virology)       

Dr. Odhiambo

Dr. Masika                                                                                                             

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