This section contains support background material on a variety of topics on pathogens, infectious disease, the human immune response, the lymphatic system, and more! It provides lessons to support and enhance your classroom studies in infectious disease and epidemiology.
You can use the materials in this section as information to help you through a problem-based learning (PBL) module, to supplement your biology text, as a resource for reports or projects, or to provide additional information on the varied topics included in the materials.
You may also want to check out the resources in the PDC Key Resources section for links to additional information and free materials on a variety of infectious disease and epidemiology topics.
The materials are not meant to replace a complete study of the topic. They are meant to supplement classroom resources or to provide additional information to help further a more thorough understanding of the subject.