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SURG 201 Embryology
The course focuses on the structural development of the human body from embryo to fetus to early post-natal life. Topics include formation of the cardiovascular, respiratory, musculoskeletal, gastrointestinal, reproductive, and renal systems, as well as common clinical conditions which arise from abnormalities of development. Course open to MD and MSPA students only.
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
SURG 203 Clinical Anatomy
Introduction to human structure and function presented from a clinical perspective. Includes clinical scenarios, medical imaging techniques, and interventional procedures to illustrate the underlying anatomy. Course consists of lectures and dissection of the human body in the anatomy laboratory. Surgery 203 presents structures of the thorax, abdomen, pelvis, back, upper and lower limbs, and head.... More Description for SURG 203
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 15 | Grading: Medical School MD Grades
SURG 204 Introduction to Surgery
This lunch seminar is designed to give preclinical medical students a broad overview of surgical specialties and life as a surgeon. Interactive talks by leading surgeons from the General Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Head and Neck Surgery, Transplantation Surgery, and Cardiac Surgery departments will highlight the array of operation types performed and diseases and co.... More Description for SURG 204
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical School MD Grades
SURG 205 Technical Training and Preparation for the Surgical Environment
This course is designed for preclinical medical students interested in acquiring the technical skills and clinical orientation necessary to learn and participate in the surgical environment. Scrub training starts the course to facilitate the learning of sterile technique required prior to participation in the operating room, and students will learn basic surgical techniques (including basic knot t.... More Description for SURG 205
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical School MD Grades
SURG 208 Plastic Surgery Tutorial
Diagnosis, theory, and practice of plastic and reconstructive surgery. Limited to two students per faculty member.
Terms: 2017-2018 Winter 2017-2018 Autumn 2017-2018 Spring 2017-2018 Summer | Units: 2 | Grading: Medical School MD Grades
SURG 209 Plastic Surgery
Students participate in plastic and reconstructive surgery as functioning members of the clinical team. Students are exposed to operative surgery, emergency and trauma care, evaluation of operative candidates in the outpatient setting, and also attend teaching conferences. Limited to four students. Prerequisite: completion of first year or clinical experience.
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn 2017-2018 Spring 2017-2018 Summer 2017-2018 Winter | Units: 1-18 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical School MD Grades
SURG 214 Medical Etymology
A survey of medical etymology and terminology that parallels preclinical medical education. Topics focus on Greek and Latin roots and their appearances in the medical lexicon.
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn 2017-2018 Winter | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
Instructors: Srivastava, S. (PI)
SURG 230 Obesity in America
Prevalence and effects of the obesity epidemic in America and the growing prevalence of associated comorbidities such as diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, sleep apnea, and joint problems. Risk factors, multi-disciplinary treatment options, the role of food in society, patients' perspectives, and current research in the field.
Terms: 2017-2018 Winter | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
SURG 231 Healthcare in Haiti and other Resource Poor Countries
Originally developed to highlight healthcare in exreme poverty in Haiti, related lectures have been added covering healthcare in resource poor environments with the objective to introduce students to the complexity and unique problems of working in the Third World's healthcare morass.
SURG 233 Close Encounters, Distance Learning by Telemedicine
Students will attend weekly lectures where they can meet and interact with telemedicine leaders who will deliver a 30-minute lecture followed by a 30-minute question and answer session. Course topics include: Present Landscape of Telemedicine in the XXI Century; Finding what is suitable to evaluate, diagnose and treat via Telemedicine; Challenges and opportunities of Telemedicine; Building a succe.... More Description for SURG 233
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 1 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
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