Course Catalog » Emergency Medicine 140.31

Subject: Emergency Medicine
Course Number: 140.31
Course Title: Wilderness Medicine at UCSF Fresno
Units: 3
School: Medicine
Department: Emergency Medicine

Course Description: The course will cover major topics and practical experiences in wilderness medicine. One fourth of the course is lecture covering major topics important to wilderness medicine. The remainder is participation in related exercises, including backcountry wilderness medicine improvisation and experiences in search and rescue. Students must be prepared to cover some of the expenses related to backcountry activity, including camping equipment.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: 4th year Medical Students.
Activities: Block Elective

Instructor of Record: M. Storkan
Additional Instructor(s): L. Weichenthal
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No