Other activities (laboratories)

A.Y. 2020/2021
Overall hours
Learning objectives
· To study and to evaluate the characteristics of the different types of scientific work.
· To introduce students to the Transfusion System and to the organization of the Immunohematology and Transfusion Medicine Service.
· To introduce students to the Audiological screening and to organization of Audiological and ORL outpatient service
· To acquire methodological and technical-operative cultures for the analysis of health processes within the Laboratory Medicine Services and Microbiology
· To develop assessment and intervention skills related to the organization, management and monitoring of Laboratory Medicine and Microbiology Services
· To apply managerial skills in the field of human, structural and technological resources, planning interventions with a view to improving efficiency and effectiveness within the Laboratory Medicine and Microbiology Services
Expected learning outcomes
· To acquire the ability to critically evaluate scientific works, to acquire the methodological capacity to draft scientific work itself.
· To know the activities, coordination, structures and regional, national and European regulations of the Blood Bank.
· To know the activities, the management, the regional, national and European regulation of the Audiological sceening
· To apply the methodologies presented during the course. In particular: the student must be able to analyze and / or develop a work shift scheme that complies with current legislation and the CCNL in force for daily / 24 hour shifts / ready availability in the considered laboratory services; he must be able to hypothesize and / or implement a reorganization of a laboratory service also following a request based on departmental / corporate reorganization; he must be able to use the tools of the Health Technology Assessment
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Only for the lessons of the first semester, given the current health situation, teaching will be carried out entirely at a distance
Course syllabus
Analysis of health processes in Laboratory Medicine and Microbiology Services. Organization, management and monitoring of a Laboratory Medicine and Microbiology Service. Planning, management and organization of the necessary human resources.

· Introduction to the structural, technical and organizational requirements for the organization of Audiology clinics
· To propose to students the professional role of Neurophisiology technician, its professional and regulatory evolution and the overlapping fields with other health professionals
· To introduce students to organization of a Neurophisiology ambulatory, to the main methods of investigation in neurophysiology on central and peripherical nervous system analysis, for diagnostic and research purpose
· To introduce to structural, technical and organizational needs on the management of a Neurophisiology ambulatory
· Basic knowledge on brain death assessment and on national transplant net organization

· Overview of the professional role of the Audiometry Specialist and its normative and professional evolution;
· Anatomo-physiological outline of the auditory and vestibular system;
· introduction to auditory and vestibular system investigation and rehabilitation main methods, applied both in the diagnostic
phase and in the follow-up and research phases;
· Introduction to organizational and management aspect in Audiology and ENT services and to audiological screening
Prerequisites for admission
No prior knowledge is required
Teaching methods
Frontal lessons and discussions among learners; group exercises or individually in the classroom. The teaching material is provided each lesson and subsequently uploaded to Ariel
Teaching Resources
Slides uploaded to the Ariel website. (inoltre, su richiesta dello studente, alcuni testi consigliati per approfondimenti ma non obbligatori)
Assessment methods and Criteria
Written test: quiz test with multiple answers based on what is explained in the classroom and / or on the material indicated during the lessons. No useful material to take the test. Method of communication of the test results: on the day at the end of the test or subsequently online.
- University credits: 5
Lessons: 40 hours
Professors: Angileri Salvatore Alessio, Boria Angela Maria, Erba Elisa, Granvillano Alice