Course Catalog » Emergency Medicine 140.41

Subject: Emergency Medicine
Course Number: 140.41
Course Title: EM Intro Clerkship at Alameda County Medical Center
Units: 3
School: Medicine
Department: Emergency Medicine

Course Description: This introductory clerkship is a two-week elective that provides a broad overview to emergency medicine. Students will gain experience evaluating and treating the acutely ill patient in a busy county urban emergency department. Students will collect and interpret data, then demonstrate the ability to synthesize a plan through oral case presentation and discussion. This hands on rotation will expose the students to various emergency medicine procedures.
Prerequisites: Third year standing.
Restrictions: Restricted to 3 UCSF third year medical students per 2 week block.
Activities: Block Elective

Instructor of Record: C. Bailey
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring
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