The Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences will be offering the following courses this summer:

MEDT 490/690 – Genetic and Molecular Diagnostics for Clinical Lab – (3 credits) – ONLINE

Molecular diagnostics topics emphasize DNA, RNA and protein structure and function, including detailed review of the central dogma. Genetic topics emphasize cell development, chromosome structure and function, and disease inheritance patterns. For further details on this course, please contact Dr. Subhasis Biswas at or call 302-831-3367.

MEDT 492/692 – Application of Molecular Diagnostics Techniques – (3 credits) – HYBRID

Molecular techniques commonly employed in the clinical molecular diagnostics laboratory are presented. For further details on this course, contact Dr. Esther Biswas-Fiss at or call 302-831-2912.

MEDT 267 – Emergency Medical Services (3 credits) – Face-to-Face
Provides education and training in emergency medical services. It is a blended course with an online component and required practical experience. Students who successfully complete the course will be eligible to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians certification examinations. Course requires permission of course director, Dr. Esther Biswas-Fiss. Preference will be given to students pursuing careers in healthcare. For more information about this course, contact Dr. Esther Biswas-Fiss at or call 302-831-2912.