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Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease - AS.020.131

Pre-College students June 27 - July 8 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

As you know, an understanding of physiology is an invaluable part of any budding physician, scientist, or healthcare provider’s repertoire. Discover classical anatomy and physiology of the human body, and cover topics that include: nervous, muscular, cardiopulmonary, renal, digestive, and immune systems and learn how each effects health and disease. In addition to classroom study, you will be challenged to synthesize this newfound knowledge by participating in interactive activities. If you wish to pursue biomedical and scientific studies in the future, you will utilize the knowledge of the basic physiological processes learned in this program.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Text: The textbook for this course is HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY (9th edition, ISBN: 9781285866932) by Lauralee Sherwood. Students can purchase the book in electronic or print format from the Johns Hopkins Barnes at Noble by logging into the Student Information System at https://sis.jhu.edu/sswf and going to Registration > My Class Schedule > Textbook Info (under Actions). Details about any additional materials you need are available within your course syllabus and the Summer at Hopkins organization Blackboard site.

Duration
2 weeks
Areas of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health,STEM
Department
Biology
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease - AS.020.131

Pre-College students July 11 - July 22 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

As you know, an understanding of physiology is an invaluable part of any budding physician, scientist, or healthcare provider’s repertoire. Discover classical anatomy and physiology of the human body, and cover topics that include: nervous, muscular, cardiopulmonary, renal, digestive, and immune systems and learn how each effects health and disease. In addition to classroom study, you will be challenged to synthesize this newfound knowledge by participating in interactive activities. If you wish to pursue biomedical and scientific studies in the future, you will utilize the knowledge of the basic physiological processes learned in this program.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Text: The textbook for this course is HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY (9th edition, ISBN: 9781285866932) by Lauralee Sherwood. Students can purchase the book in electronic or print format from the Johns Hopkins Barnes at Noble by logging into the Student Information System at https://sis.jhu.edu/sswf and going to Registration > My Class Schedule > Textbook Info (under Actions). Details about any additional materials you need are available within your course syllabus and the Summer at Hopkins organization Blackboard site..

Duration
2 weeks
Areas of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health,STEM
Department
Biology
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease - AS.020.131

Pre-College students July 25 - August 5 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

As you know, an understanding of physiology is an invaluable part of any budding physician, scientist, or healthcare provider’s repertoire. Discover classical anatomy and physiology of the human body, and cover topics that include: nervous, muscular, cardiopulmonary, renal, digestive, and immune systems and learn how each effects health and disease. In addition to classroom study, you will be challenged to synthesize this newfound knowledge by participating in interactive activities. If you wish to pursue biomedical and scientific studies in the future, you will utilize the knowledge of the basic physiological processes learned in this program.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Text: The textbook for this course is HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY (9th edition, ISBN: 9781285866932) by Lauralee Sherwood. Students can purchase the book in electronic or print format from the Johns Hopkins Barnes at Noble by logging into the Student Information System at https://sis.jhu.edu/sswf and going to Registration > My Class Schedule > Textbook Info (under Actions). Details about any additional materials you need are available within your course syllabus and the Summer at Hopkins organization Blackboard site.

Duration
2 weeks
Areas of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health,STEM
Department
Biology
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Applications of Chemistry in Medicine - AS.030.104

Pre-College students July 11 - July 22 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Discover how chemistry, one of the oldest scientific disciplines, has made significant contributions within numerous fields such as health care, medicine, pharmaceutical sciences, materials and polymer science, and forensic chemistry. For example, the development of new drugs involves chemical analysis and synthesis of new compounds. Chemistry also plays a vital role in the development and growth of several consumer-based industries such as pigments and paints, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and oil and natural gas. In this program, you will focus on the applications of chemistry in medicine and pharmaceutical sciences.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Chemistry and Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Text: There are no required textbooks for this program; all readings and video resources will be made available to you throughout the program.

Duration
2 weeks
Areas of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health,STEM
Department
Chemistry
Instructor
Thyagarajan, Ph.D, Sunita
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Applications of Chemistry in Medicine - AS.030.104

Pre-College students July 25 - August 5 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Discover how chemistry, one of the oldest scientific disciplines, has made significant contributions within numerous fields such as health care, medicine, pharmaceutical sciences, materials and polymer science, and forensic chemistry. For example, the development of new drugs involves chemical analysis and synthesis of new compounds. Chemistry also plays a vital role in the development and growth of several consumer-based industries such as pigments and paints, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and oil and natural gas. In this program, you will focus on the applications of chemistry in medicine and pharmaceutical sciences.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Chemistry and Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Text: There are no required textbooks for this program; all readings and video resources will be made available to you throughout the program.

Duration
2 weeks
Areas of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health,STEM
Department
Chemistry
Instructor
Thyagarajan, Ph.D, Sunita
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Epidemics, Pandemics, and Outbreaks - AS.360.146

Pre-College students July 11 - July 22 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

In the midst of a global pandemic that has shifted the ways in which we move, work, and interact with others around the world, it is more important than ever to have a deeper understanding of how outbreaks, epidemics, and pandemics have evolved. You’ll review select communicable (COVID-19, Ebola, Zika, and HIV) and non-communicable (diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular disease, injury, and mental health) diseases in public health around the world. Examine the global burden of these diseases and the various forms of prevention efforts undertaken by global and national organizations. This program will use a combination of lecture, discussion, and student presentation format to encourage broad participation.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: There are no prerequisites for this program.

Required Text: There are no required textbooks for this program; all readings and video resources will be made available to you throughout the program.

Duration
2 weeks
Area of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health
Department
Interdepartmental
Instructor
Anushka, Ph.D, Aqil
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Introduction to Medical and Mental Health Interpreting - AS.211.259

Pre-College students & Undergraduate students July 5 - August 5 Online
3 Credits Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

This course is a broad introduction to the fields of medical and mental health interpreting. Modules will include: (1) Three-way communication: managing role expectations and interpersonal dynamics; (2) Basic interpreting skills and techniques in a healthcare setting; (3) Ethical principles, dilemmas, and confidentiality; (4) Elements of medical interpreting; (5) Elements of mental health interpreting; (6) Trauma-informed interpreting: serving the refugee population.

This online course is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor has scheduled a regular synchronous session each Friday from 1:30PM to 3:30PM, and may schedule additional live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for important course deadlines.

Duration
5 weeks
Areas of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health,Psychology and Brain Sciences
Department
Modern Languages and Literatures
Instructor
Zannirato, Alessandro
Class Schedule
Friday
1:30PM-3:30PM

Introduction to Surgery - AS.020.134

Pre-College students June 27 - July 8 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Gain a broad understanding of surgery, including historical milestones in the field, surgical anatomy, pre- and post- operative patient care, subspecialties within the field, and surgical technology. Complete daily modules, including lecture content and activities which provide opportunities to apply your understanding of course materials. This program is designed to engage your interest in a diverse set of medical careers ranging from surgery and nursing to biomedical engineering. Additional course supplies are required, estimated cost is no more than $50, plus shipping.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Texts and Supplies: There are two required textbooks for this program, which will be made available to you free of charge in the course site in Blackboard. You will need to purchase lab supplies with an estimated cost of $20-$50, plus shipping. Details about the materials you need are available within your course syllabus and the Summer at Hopkins organization Blackboard site.

Duration
2 weeks
Area of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health
Department
Biology
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Introduction to Surgery - AS.020.134

Pre-College students July 11 - July 22 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Gain a broad understanding of surgery, including historical milestones in the field, surgical anatomy, pre- and post- operative patient care, subspecialties within the field, and surgical technology. Complete daily modules, including lecture content and activities which provide opportunities to apply your understanding of course materials. This program is designed to engage your interest in a diverse set of medical careers ranging from surgery and nursing to biomedical engineering. Additional course supplies are required, estimated cost is no more than $50, plus shipping.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Texts and Supplies: There are two required textbooks for this program, which will be made available to you free of charge in the course site in Blackboard. You will need to purchase lab supplies with an estimated cost of $20-$50, plus shipping. Details about the materials you need are available within your course syllabus and the Summer at Hopkins organization Blackboard site.

Duration
2 weeks
Area of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health
Department
Biology
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Introduction to Surgery - AS.020.134

Pre-College students July 25 - August 5 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Gain a broad understanding of surgery, including historical milestones in the field, surgical anatomy, pre- and post- operative patient care, subspecialties within the field, and surgical technology. Complete daily modules, including lecture content and activities which provide opportunities to apply your understanding of course materials. This program is designed to engage your interest in a diverse set of medical careers ranging from surgery and nursing to biomedical engineering. Additional course supplies are required, estimated cost is no more than $50, plus shipping.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Texts and Supplies: There are two required textbooks for this program, which will be made available to you free of charge in the course site in Blackboard. You will need to purchase lab supplies with an estimated cost of $20-$50, plus shipping. Details about the materials you need are available within your course syllabus and the Summer at Hopkins organization Blackboard site.

Duration
2 weeks
Area of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health
Department
Biology
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Medical School Intensive - AS.020.132

Pre-College students June 27 - July 8 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Learn the basic knowledge and techniques related to surgery, internal medicine, pediatrics, emergency medicine, and biomedical science by participating in interactive lectures and labs. You and your fellow high-school students will explore new aspects of this critical field at one of the nation’s leading institutions as you are taught and guided by experts in the field of medicine. Additional course supplies are required, estimated cost is no more than $50, plus shipping.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Text and Supplies: There are no required textbooks for this program, but you will need to purchase lab supplies with an estimated cost of $20-$50, plus shipping. Details about the materials you need are available within your course syllabus and the Summer at Hopkins organization Blackboard site.

Duration
2 weeks
Area of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health
Department
Biology
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Medical School Intensive - AS.020.132

Pre-College students July 11 - July 22 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Learn the basic knowledge and techniques related to surgery, internal medicine, pediatrics, emergency medicine, and biomedical science by participating in interactive lectures and labs. You and your fellow high-school students will explore new aspects of this critical field at one of the nation’s leading institutions as you are taught and guided by experts in the field of medicine. Additional course supplies are required, estimated cost is no more than $50, plus shipping.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Text and Supplies: There are no required textbooks for this program, but you will need to purchase lab supplies with an estimated cost of $20-$50, plus shipping. Details about the materials you need are available within your course syllabus and the Summer at Hopkins organization Blackboard site.

Duration
2 weeks
Area of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health
Department
Biology
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Medical School Intensive - AS.020.132

Pre-College students July 25 - August 5 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Learn the basic knowledge and techniques related to surgery, internal medicine, pediatrics, emergency medicine, and biomedical science by participating in interactive lectures and labs. You and your fellow high-school students will explore new aspects of this critical field at one of the nation’s leading institutions as you are taught and guided by experts in the field of medicine. Additional course supplies are required, estimated cost is no more than $50, plus shipping.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: Background in Biology is strongly recommended.

Required Text and Supplies: There are no required textbooks for this program, but you will need to purchase lab supplies with an estimated cost of $20-$50, plus shipping. Details about the materials you need are available within your course syllabus and the Summer at Hopkins organization Blackboard site.

Duration
2 weeks
Area of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health
Department
Biology
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Neurobiology: Cellular and Systems - AS.080.160

Pre-College students June 27 - July 8 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Establish a foundation for an advanced study of neuroscience in research and medicine. Your curriculum will cover university-level cellular, network, and behavioral neurobiology using engaging evidence-based educational models that encourage enthusiasm and uninhibited critical thought. Additional emphasis will be placed on familiarizing you with the laboratory and research methods useful in a scientific career.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: There are no prerequisites, but a background in biology is helpful.

Required Text: There are no required textbooks for this program; all readings and video resources will be made available to you throughout the program.

Duration
2 weeks
Areas of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health,Psychology and Brain Sciences
Department
Neuroscience
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Neurobiology: Cellular and Systems - AS.080.160

Pre-College students July 11 - July 22 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Establish a foundation for an advanced study of neuroscience in research and medicine. Your curriculum will cover university-level cellular, network, and behavioral neurobiology using engaging evidence-based educational models that encourage enthusiasm and uninhibited critical thought. Additional emphasis will be placed on familiarizing you with the laboratory and research methods useful in a scientific career.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: There are no prerequisites, but a background in biology is helpful.

Required Text: There are no required textbooks for this program; all readings and video resources will be made available to you throughout the program.

Duration
2 weeks
Areas of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health,Psychology and Brain Sciences
Department
Neuroscience
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

Neurobiology: Cellular and Systems - AS.080.160

Pre-College students July 25 - August 5 Online
1 Credit Status: Open Save this Course View Saved Courses

Establish a foundation for an advanced study of neuroscience in research and medicine. Your curriculum will cover university-level cellular, network, and behavioral neurobiology using engaging evidence-based educational models that encourage enthusiasm and uninhibited critical thought. Additional emphasis will be placed on familiarizing you with the laboratory and research methods useful in a scientific career.

This self-paced program is primarily delivered asynchronously; however, your instructor may schedule live interactions as well. Please refer to your syllabus for these opportunities and for your important program deadlines.

Prerequisite: There are no prerequisites, but a background in biology is helpful.

Required Text: There are no required textbooks for this program; all readings and video resources will be made available to you throughout the program.

Duration
2 weeks
Areas of Study
Foundations of Medicine and Health,Psychology and Brain Sciences
Department
Neuroscience
Class Schedule
Monday
Self-paced
Tuesday
Self-paced
Wednesday
Self-paced
Thursday
Self-paced
Friday
Self-paced

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