Course Catalog » Psychiatry 140.01D

Subject: Psychiatry
Course Number: 140.01D
Course Title: Advanced Inpatient Psychiatry - VAMC-SF
Units: 6
School: Medicine
Department: Psychiatry

Course Description: SFVAMC PICU is a 12-bed mixed voluntary-involuntary inpatient psychiatric unit. Learners will be immersed in an intensive inpatient psychiatric clinical experience, with emphasis on continuity of care of a special population (veterans) with a wide variety of diagnoses. Students, with close attending supervision, will assume primary clinical responsibilities for the evaluation/treatment of patients through initial evaluations, somatic treatments such as ECT, through hospitalization and discharge.
Prerequisites: Psychiatry 110. Neurology 110. Medicine 110.
Restrictions: Final Year.
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Direct - Independent Study, Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact, Student - Lecture

Instructor of Record: M. Fernandez
Additional Instructor(s): D. Li
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, Summer
Course will not be offered in: Spring 2023, Summer 2023
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