Course Catalog » Family & Community Medicine 140.42

Subject: Family & Community Medicine
Course Number: 140.42
Course Title: Interprofessional Approaches to Integrative Medicine
Units: 3
School: Medicine
Department: Family And Community Medicine

Course Description: This two-week intensive course emphasizes both didactic and experiential learning, including a historical and cultural overview of integrative medicine, lecture-demonstrations by complementary & alternative medicine practitioners, and principles of ethnographic research relevant to clinical practice. Students will rotate through a variety of preceptorships at clinical integrative medicine sites, including those focusing on culturally diverse and underserved populations. (Enrollment minimum: 15)
Prerequisites: None.
Restrictions: This course is intended for 4th year medical students, but is open to any student at UCSF. Please contact course coordinator prior to enrolling in course.
Activities: Direct - Seminar, Direct - Project, Direct - Discussion, Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact, Student - Seminar, Student - Project, Student - Independent Study, Student - Discussion, Student - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact

Instructor of Record: A. Dhruva
Additional Instructor(s): S. Adler
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? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No