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Syllabus 2018-19 - 76713005 - Clinical Neuroendocrinology (Neuroendocrinología clínica)

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DEGREE: Máster Univ. en Biotecnología y biomedicina (76713005)
FACULTY: Centre for Postgraduate Studies of the University of Jaen

DEGREE: Doble Máster en Biotecnología y Biomedicina y MFPES (Profesorado) (77913005)
FACULTY: Centre for Postgraduate Studies of the University of Jaen

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Clinical Neuroendocrinology
CODE: 76713005 (*) ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
ECTS CREDITS: 3.0 YEAR: 1 SEMESTER: SC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: RAMÍREZ SÁNCHEZ, MANUEL
DEPARTMENT: U130 - CIENCIAS DE LA SALUD
FIELD OF STUDY: 410 - FISIOLOGÍA
OFFICE NO.: B3 - 263 E-MAIL: msanchez@ujaen.es P: 2302
WEBSITE: -
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 1
 
NAME: PRIETO GÓMEZ, Mª ISABEL
DEPARTMENT: U130 - CIENCIAS DE LA SALUD
FIELD OF STUDY: 410 - FISIOLOGÍA
OFFICE NO.: B3 - 245 E-MAIL: iprieto@ujaen.es P: +349532120
WEBSITE: http://www10.ujaen.es/conocenos/departamentos/ciesal
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 2
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

Concept and introduction into neuroendocrine physiopathology.

Interaction between central and peripheral nervous system, and endocrine system.

         Autonomic nervous system

         Hypothalamus

         Anterior pituitary

         Neurohypophysis

Neuroendocrine physiopathology. An overview.

         Physiopathology of  neuroendocrine axes

Neuroendocrinology of neurodegenerative diseases.

         Alzheimer disease. Neuroendocrine consequences.

         Parkinson's disease. Neuroendocrine consequences.

Neuroendocrinology of metabolic diseases.

         Metabolic syndrome: a neuroendocrine entity.

Diagnostic methods in Clinical Neuroendocrinology.

         Generalities.

         Functional assessment

 

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

A1 Master Classes

A2 Conferences

A3 Presentations / Exhibitions

M1: Lectures: Lectures

M4: Lectures: Lectures

M8: Lectures: Presentations / exhibitions

M12: Group / Individual tutorials: Comments of individual works.    

 

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

Attendance and active participation in class. Participation in debates -participation in the discussion of individual works.
Mastering the theoretical and operational knowledge of the subject.
Rating individual works. In every work: - Structure of work - Quality of documentation - Exhibition-Originality and presentation -will be analyzed.

 

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Williams Tratado de endocrinología. Edition: -. Author: -. Publisher: Madrid: Elsevier España, cop. 2004  (Library)
  • Greenspan's basic & clinical endocrinology. Edition: 9th ed.. Author: -. Publisher: New York ; Madrid [etc.] : McGraw-Hill Medical, cop. 2011  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Endocrinology [Recurso electrónico] : Basic and Clinical Principles. Edition: Second Edition.. Author: Melmed, Shlomo. Publisher: Totowa, NJ : Humana Press Inc., 2005.  (Library)