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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: 2018-2019 Winter 2018-2019 Autumn | Units: 1 | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
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.
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
SURG 234 Service Through Surgery: Surgeons with an Impact
Surgeons with an Impact is a weekly seminar course with guest lectures and facilitated workshops with the following objectives: 1) Participants will be able to understand the role of surgeons in addressing health inequities, social justice and poverty 2) Participants will be exposed to the potential of expert surgeons through lectures from diverse professionals 3) Participants will reflect on how .... More Description for SURG 234
Terms: 2018-2019 Winter | Units: 1 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
SURG 236 Seminar in Global Surgery and Anesthesia
Providing safe, mutually beneficial, and sustainable surgical services in low-resource settings presents a unique set of considerations. This seminar, formatted as five two-hour sessions, will explore the background rationale for the evolving field of Global Surgery and discuss the unique implications surrounding implementation of global surgical programs. Course format will blend didactic present.... More Description for SURG 236
Terms: 2018-2019 Winter | Units: 1-2 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
SURG 241 Portraiture and Facial Anatomy for Artists (ARTSTUDI 139)
Focus is on the art of portraiture and underlying structures of the face, fundamental anatomical elements such as the skull and muscles of facial expressions, and the intersections between human anatomy and art. Studio sessions incorporate plastic models, dry bones, cadaveric specimens, and live models. Encourages use of proper anatomical terminology for describing structures and their relationshi.... More Description for SURG 241
Terms: 2018-2019 Winter | Units: 4 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
SURG 242 Art and Anatomy Studio
Lectures highlight the intersections and influences between human anatomy and art. Studio sessions provide an opportunity for students to immerse in anatomically inspired studio projects. Drawing, mixed media, and some painting mediums will be used during the studio sessions. Plastic models, dry bones, cadaveric specimens, and live models will be used for the studio sessions. Class time includes a.... More Description for SURG 242
Terms: 2018-2019 Spring | Units: 1 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
SURG 243 Anatomy for Artists (ARTSTUDI 243)
Lectures highlight the intersections and influences between human anatomy and art. Studio sessions provide an opportunity for students to immerse in anatomically inspired studio projects. Drawing, mixed media, and some painting mediums will be used during the studio sessions. Plastic models, dry bones, cadaveric specimens, and live models will be used for the studio sessions. Class time includes a.... More Description for SURG 243
Terms: 2018-2019 Spring | Units: 3 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
SURG 250 Politics, Culture, and Economics of Global Surgery (SURG 150)
Focus is on understanding the growing role of surgery in international health, and to analyze the complex determinants of successful global surgery programs. Expert invited speakers highlight a variety of issues such as history, ethics, governance, and finances related to global surgery. Discussion and lab sessions cover basic clinical skills, needs finding, and creative problem solving. Students .... More Description for SURG 250
Terms: 2018-2019 Spring | Units: 1-4 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Instructors: Srivastava, S. (PI)
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