Educational Functions

The Center presents classes in the laboratory aspects of parasitology to supplement the courses taught in the College of Public Health. In addition, it offers Special Educational Materials that expands the usual classroom material and will offer some using Powerpoint and scanning to produce disks applicable for class presentation and/or individual study. The Center provides opportunities for graduate student research and special projects through the parasite Repository. The Center will be available also to offer opportunities for visiting students and scientists to work and study in its laboratory and utilize the specimens in the Repository.