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EMED 218 Humanitarian Crises: Cities, Refugees and Resilience
This course will introduce students to humanitarian practice and the current challenges and opportunities presented by urbanization. Selected topics will address emerging trends in the humanitarian architecture, urban health, needs assessments, cash and markets as tools, innovative technologies, climate change and urban refugees. In addition, students will be introduced to a framework for urban fr.... More Description for EMED 218
EMED 219 Catalyst For Change: Emergency Response Systems in India
This course will cover the basics of health care access and infrastructure in India, with a focus on emergency care and response. We will review principles of community engagement and social emergency medicine with in the India context, using maternal/child health and gender-based violence as case studies. Students participating in the course will be research assistants in the summer, as such, we .... More Description for EMED 219
Terms: 2018-2019 Spring | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
Instructors: Newberry, J. (PI)
EMED 220 Emergency Medicine: Introduction
An introduction to the specialty of emergency medicine, including the emergency stabilization of patients in both the pre-hospital phase and in the emergency department. The course will include both lectures and hands on practical sessions. Topics consist of management of trauma patients and common medical emergencies, with hands on sessions including how to manage airway emergencies and suturin.... More Description for EMED 220
Terms: 2018-2019 Autumn | Units: 1-2 | Grading: Medical School MD Grades
EMED 222 Biosecurity and Bioterrorism Response (BIOE 122, EMED 122, PUBLPOL 122, PUBLPOL 222)
Overview of the most pressing biosecurity issues facing the world today. Guest lecturers have included former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, former Special Assistant on BioSecurity to Presidents Clinton and Bush Jr. Dr. Ken Bernard, Chief Medical Officer of the Homeland Security Department Dr. Alex Garza, eminent scientists, innovators and physicians in the field, and leaders of relevant tec.... More Description for EMED 222
Terms: 2018-2019 Winter | Units: 4-5 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: Trounce, M. (PI)
EMED 223 Advanced Wilderness Medicine
Open to all students. Wilderness-related illnesses and injuries; a framework for evaluation and treatment of emergencies in the backcountry. Hands-on clinical skills. Topics include high altitude medicine, hypothermia, envenomations, search and rescue, improvisation, and a day long field trip for hands-on field work. 3 units.
Terms: 2018-2019 Spring | Units: 3 | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
EMED 227 Health Care Leadership (EMED 127)
Healthcare Leadership class brings eminent healthcare leaders from a variety of sectors within healthcare to share their personal reflections and insights on effective leadership. Speakers discuss their personal core values, share lessons learned and their recipe for effective leadership in the healthcare field, including reflection on career and life choices. Speakers include CEOs of healthcare t.... More Description for EMED 227
Terms: 2018-2019 Winter | Units: 2-4 1-3 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Instructors: Trounce, M. (PI)
EMED 228 Virtual Reality Storytelling
Do you have a story to tell? Would you like to make an impact on medicine through the most immersive medium available? Virtual reality 360 filmmaking is a cutting edge means of shaping the public's perception of and relationship to healthcare, with enormous potential to act as a vehicle for change. This course will describe and practice the entire 360 video virtual reality filmmaking process fr.... More Description for EMED 228
Terms: 2018-2019 Spring | Units: 2-3 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
EMED 232 Social Emergency Medicine and Service Learning
Focus on understanding the social determinants of health and exploring the relationship between emergency medicine and public health affecting the Emergency Department patient population by: 1) Discussion and critique of relevant literature; 2) Learning about community resources for patient's social needs; 3) Shadowing ED physicians. Topics include how public health initiatives can improve access .... More Description for EMED 232
EMED 235 Wilderness Leadership and Mentorship Skills for Medical and PA Students
For MD/Master of Medicine wilderness pre-orientation trip (SWEAT) leaders and MSPA pre-orientation camping trip leaders. Training to engage with and prepare incoming first-year medical students and MSPA students for the rigors of their respective programs. Topics include: fundamentals of wilderness survival, wilderness equipment use, camping, outdoor leadership, mentorship, team building, problem-.... More Description for EMED 235
Terms: 2018-2019 Spring 2018-2019 Summer | Units: 2 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical School MD Grades
Instructors: Smith-Coggins, R. (PI)
EMED 248 Medical Scribe Training
Focuses on developing knowledge of clinical documentation in order to accompany a physician in patient encounters, including documentation of patient histories, findings, procedures, results, and clinical course. Serves as prerequisite for Surgery 248A, Advanced Medical Scribe Training.
Instructors: Smith-Coggins, R. (PI)
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