Course Catalog » Surgery 160.12

Subject: Surgery
Course Number: 160.12
Course Title: Advanced Surgical Training for Medical Students
Units: 1
School: Medicine
Department: Surgery

Course Description: Medical students who completed Surgery 160.02 AND Surgery 160.11 are invited to build upon the skills learned in previous electives such as knot tying, suturing, cautery, and laparoscopy. Students will attend four sessions in the Surgical Skills Lab taught by attendings and residents in the surgery department, and are expected to practice outside of these sessions with their own equipment. Students will receive feedback from attendings to help prepare for clerkships and careers in surgery.
Prerequisites: OR Assist-Surgical Training for Medical Students (Surgery 160.02) AND Intermediate Surgical Training for Medical Students (Surgery 160.11)
Restrictions: N/A
Activities: Clinical Experience/Patient Contact, Independent Study

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter
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