Course Number: 140.01R
Course Title: Advanced Forensic Psychiatry - UCSF Parnassus - LPPI
Course Description: Medical students will gain exposure to the field of forensic psychiatry through observation, active participation with forensic experts, and direct work with incarcerated patients. They will work at San Quentin State Prison two days/week and attend law school classes at Hastings College of Law when in session. They will learn about civil and criminal cases that involve psychiatric expertise and participate in a landmark case seminar that reviews cases at the interface of psychiatry and the law.
Prerequisites: Psychiatry 110.
Restrictions: Final Year. Grading: Pass/No Pass.
Activities: Direct - Project, Direct - Independent Study, Direct - Conference, Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact
Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
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