Allergy and Otolaryngology (ENT)

The Allergy and Otolaryngology (ENT) course is a four-week course. The main goal of the course is to ensure that all medical school graduates have a sound understanding of basic principles related to otolaryngology and allergy. The allergy module focuses on reinforcing and advancing the basic science taught in Fundamentalsby placing this information in clinical context. Students learn the indications for, and interpretation of, various relevant diagnostic methods, including blood tests, skin testing, laryngoscopy, tympanometry and audiometry. They become familiar with relevant therapeutics, including pharmacology.