Course Catalog » Surgery 130.10

Subject: Surgery
Course Number: 130.10
Course Title: CIEx - Surgical Skills Coaches Training
Units: 3
School: Medicine
Department: Surgery

Course Description: This is a Bridges Curriculum Clinical Immersive Experience (CIEx), which provide medical students in Foundations 2 opportunities to broaden and enhance their professional development in health care settings different from those of their core clerkships. Students will spend the first week in the surgical skills center learning and practicing knot tying, suturing and laparoscopic techniques to achieve competency in the simulation setting. They will then spend the second week in the OR.
Prerequisites: Surgery 110 Core Clerkship
Restrictions: Medical Students in Foundations 2
Activities: Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact

Instructor of Record: H. Chern
Additional Instructor(s): M. Piper
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 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