15 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: The aim of this module is to introduce the student to advanced diagnostic oral histopathology. Through a combination of student led seminars, draft report writing and practical microscopic assessment of oral histopathological specimens, the candidate will gain experience of the diagnosis of less common but significant lesions. The candidates will be made aware of the role of the pathologist in cancer management.

Staff Contact: KHURRAM SYED A
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Clinical work, Independent Study,
Assessment: Formal Exam, Practical skills assessment

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Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK