Thursday, March 15, 2018

EPI and PBS Friday Work

Please complete Concept Map for mastery on Activity 1.0

Public health workers use four general strategies to manage an epidemic: quarantine, immunization, education about disease prevention, and early, aggressive treatment of ill people. Describe the disease and how it is transmitted.
  1. find out when and where it was first observed.
  2. summarize how public health workers managed the outbreak.
  3. describe how the disease affected people and communities
  4. list preventive measures people can follow to avoid infection.
Please complete conclusions questions on Act 1.0
Please begin Act 1.1

Principles of Biomedical Science
Please turn in Act 3.1.2 Diaries and conclusion questions.
Please start Act 3.2.1 and work on it as a class.  Please use Chrome to........
.View the animations of protein synthesis listed below and complete any associated tasks. Take notes in your laboratory journal. Make sure to include a detailed description of the entire process including the steps for transcription and translation.

o   How Do Cells Make Proteins? – Teachers’ Domain
o   Cell Transcription and Translation – Teachers’ Domain

EPI Act 1.0 Flu Epidemic 2018

H3N2 dominates!
Vaccine tends to be less effective.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

PBS SCD Diaries

Act 3.1.2
Sickle cell anemia can lead to a host of complications
Living With and Managing SCD
Read through Anna's Diaries.  Then..................
You will then be assigned a fictitious patient who is undergoing a treatment for sickle cell disease. You will write diary entries for your assigned patient detailing how they are feeling and a description of the treatment they are receiving, including the risks and benefits. You will also include a narrative of all of the biomedical professions the patient encounters during their treatment journey.
1 assigned 4 year old
2 assigned 7 year old
3 assigned 15 year old.  Good luck

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

SkyWell Expo

Our 4th annual SkyWell Expo is Wednesday, March 14. Come see exhibits from local health organizations and PBS/HBS Student Projects!

Thursday, March 1, 2018

PBS Anna Garcia Putting it all together

Getting ready for our final autopsy report